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Nigeria’s Ese Brume wins Long Jump Silver at World Athletics Championships

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Ese Brume

Ese Brume, Nigeria’s representative at the World Athletics Championships (Women’s Long Jump) has won the silver medal in the competition with a final leap of 7.02 metres in Eugene, Oregon, Guardian Nigeria reports.


Her win came just minutes after Tobi Amusan won a maiden World Championship gold for 100mH for Nigeria.

German Olympic champion Malaika Mihambo, won gold with a final leap of 7.12 metres and Brazil’s Leticia Oro Melo took bronze with 6.89m.

Watch her post-win interview with Making of Champs:

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