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I have proven my world record was not luck – Tobi Amusan

I have proven my world record was not luck – Tobi Amusan

By Efosa Taiwo Nigeria’s Tobi Amusan has said that breaking the world record was no fluke, but something she can do repeatedly. The Nigerian on Thursday defended her Diamond League meeting to wrap up her record-breaking year in style as she broke Gail Devers’ 22-year old meeting record in a wining time of 12.29secs. She […]

Amusan seeking to end historic, record-laden year with another global title

Amusan seeking to end historic, record-laden year with another global title

Reigning Nigeria, Commonwealth and World 100m hurdles champion Tobiloba Ayomide Amusan will be hoping to win the last major global title of the outdoor season and get her hands, once again, on the iconic Diamond Trophy Thursday in Zurich, venue of the 2022 Diamond League final. The Nigerian began her historic run on the track […]

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 […]