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Tobi Amusan returns to winning ways in Berlin

Tobi Amusan returns to winning ways in Berlin

By Efosa Taiwo It was another crown on Sunday for Nigerian sprinter Tobi Amusan as she won in the women’s 100mH at the 2022 ISTAF World Continental Tour Silver meeting in Berlin. Amusan, this year already, has won gold at rhe World Athletics Championship in Oregon, and repeated the victorious feat at the 2022 Commonwealth […]

Amusan, Brume, others receive bonuses from Sports Ministry for Commonwealth successes

Amusan, Brume, others receive bonuses from Sports Ministry for Commonwealth successes

The fourth set of Team Nigeria medallists and their coaches at the 2022 Commonwealth Games have received their cash rewards from the Federal Ministry of Youth and Sports Development for their heroics in Birmingham. Athletes who won gold medals received $5,000, silver medallist received $3,000, while bronze medallists got $2,000. Athletes who represented Nigeria in […]

Another gold for Nigeria in 4x100m women’s relay

Another gold for Nigeria in 4x100m women’s relay

By Emmanuel Okogba Nigerian quartet of Tobi Amusan, Favour Ofili, Rosemary Chukwuma and Grace Nwokocha ran a race of their lives to clinch another Gold in the 4x100m women’s relay event of the Commonwealth Games on Sunday with a time of 42.10s and also setting an African Record. Tobi Amusan’s lead leg, Ofili down the […]

Tobi Amusan successfully defend Commonwealth Games 100m hurdles title

Tobi Amusan successfully defend Commonwealth Games 100m hurdles title

By Emmanuel Okogba Tobi Amusan ran a Games record of 12.30s to defend her Commonwealth title and set other records in the process on Sunday. Amusan also became the first World Champion to win Gold in the event and the first Nigerian athlete ever, dead or alive to be crowned champion at all levels of […]

Amusan eyeing mother of all records for Nigeria

Amusan eyeing mother of all records for Nigeria

Sprint hurdler Tobiloba Amusan will be seeking to become the first Nigerian athlete, dead or alive to be crowned champion at all levels of athletics in the same year as she bids to successfully defend the Commonwealth Games title she won four years ago in Gold Coast, Australia. The petite, 25 year old ran a […]