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#GC2018: Oluwatobiloba Amusan becomes First Nigerian to win Gold at Commonwealth Games 100m Hurdles ??

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Commonwealth Games: Amusan becomes First Nigerian to win Commonwealth 100m Hurdles - BellaNaija

GOLD COAST, AUSTRALIA – APRIL 13: Oluwatobiloba Amusan of Nigeria celebrates as she crosses the line to win gold in the Women’s 100 metres hurdles final during athletics on day nine of the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games at Carrara Stadium on April 13, 2018 on the Gold Coast, Australia. (Photo by Cameron Spencer/Getty Images)

Nigeria’s Oluwatobiloba Amusan has made history by becoming the first Nigerian to win gold at the Commonwealth Games 100m hurdles, The Cable reports.

The 20-year-old put up an impressive run to come out tops with 12.68 seconds at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.

Amusa is the reigning American Collegiate 100m hurdles champion, her gold becoming Nigeria’s 8th at the games, pushing the country to 8th on the medals table.

 

13 Comments

  1. Pat

    April 13, 2018 at 3:45 pm

    Awesome! Weldone

  2. Tincan

    April 13, 2018 at 4:37 pm

    Excellente! I’m jus’ looking at that bod like ‘one day sha…’

    • Californiabawlar

      April 13, 2018 at 5:09 pm

      Will you run like her one day? ????

  3. Lol

    April 13, 2018 at 5:34 pm

    You are wicked @Californiabawler ?

    • go

      April 13, 2018 at 5:59 pm

      yes

  4. Ephi

    April 13, 2018 at 5:53 pm

    Awesome news, congrats!

  5. Anon

    April 13, 2018 at 6:52 pm

    Well done.

  6. Tolu

    April 13, 2018 at 6:57 pm

    Not really relevant but I love that she’s got an afro-esque wig on

  7. lovelyhannah

    April 13, 2018 at 7:38 pm

    One piece of good news. GBU Oluwatobiloba!!!- God is the greatest

  8. olorire

    April 13, 2018 at 8:57 pm

    thank you oluwatobiloba you have done us proud

  9. olorire

    April 13, 2018 at 8:58 pm

    glo tn and co pls use correct people fo your ads

  10. Ms B

    April 14, 2018 at 11:43 am

    Super awesomeness!!

  11. tunmi

    April 14, 2018 at 10:54 pm

    Awwww ” the reigning American Collegiate 100m hurdles champion” well of course.

    We are so honored she ran for us

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