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Amusan cruises to 100m hurdles victory at Berlin meet

Brume claims Long Jump silver

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World and Commonwealth 100m hurdles record holder and champion Tobi Amusan raced to victory at the ISTAF 2022 Berlin meeting.

She clocked a time of 12.45 seconds.

American two-time world junior champion Tia Jones finished strongly over the closing barriers to take second place with a time of 12.58.

Olympic bronze medalist Megan Tapper of Jamaica was pushed back into third place in 12.66.

“I need to work on what I need to work on, but it is alright. There is always room for improvement. I need to improve my start and my finish,” she said.

I will race again in Zurich. Today we had a great competitive field. My goal was to focus on myself.”

Amusan revealed her next plan.

Next stop is the Diamond League final later this week. Same stadium my winning spree began last year when I became the first Nigerian to win a Diamond League Trophy.
I look forward to that moment once again. Your will be done Oh Lord!
Also Ese Brume of Nigeria picked silver in the long jump final.
She l jumped 6.78m to finish behind world and Olympic champion Malaika Mihambo, who won with a leap of 6.92m.

 

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