Diamond League: Nigeria's Amusan makes history, wins 100m hurdles

She finished the race with a Personal Best and Area Record of 12:42.
Diamond League: Nigeria's Amusan makes history, wins 100m hurdles
Oluwatobi Amusan of Nigeria in action 14 hours ago·Reuters / Lucy Nicholson

Nigeria's Tobi Amusan has just been crowned winner of the 100m women's hurdles at the Zurich 2021 Diamond League.

The 24-year-old became the first Nigerian to win a crown at the Diamond League tournament since its inception in 2010.

Amusan who came fourth in the recently concluded Tokyo Olympics made up for the medal miss by blazing past her opponets.

She finished the race with a Personal Best and African Record of 12:42.

Amusan came first ahead of Netherland's Visser who set a new Dutch record.

Jamaica's spriter, Megan Tapper, clocked12.77 to clinch third place.

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