Tokyo Olympics: Amusan Finishes 4th In Women’s Hurdles Final

Tokyo Olympics: Amusan Finishes 4th In Women’s Hurdles Final 2
Puerto Rico’s Jasmine Camacho-Quinn reacts subsequent to Nigeria’s Tobi Amusan after successful the ladies’s 100m hurdles ultimate in the course of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games on the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo on August 2, 2021.
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In the ultimate race of the Women’s 100m hurdles occasion, Team Nigeria’s Oluwatobiloba Amusan received so near successful a bronze medal.

Amusan received off to a late begin, fought her method again however couldn’t meet up with Jamaica’s Megan Tapper who took residence the bronze with a time of 12.55 seconds. The Nigerian crossed the road in 12.60 seconds to complete fourth.

Jasmine Camacho-Quinn received the title, Puerto Rico’s historic first gold in Athletics, and in addition turned the second Puerto Rican to ever win a gold medal. since Tennis participant, Monica Puig received Puerto Rico’s first gold medal on the Rio 2016 video games.

The 24-year-old clocked a time of 12.37 seconds at Tokyo’s Olympic Stadium, adopted residence by Kendra Harrison of the USA who completed in 12.52 seconds.

Camacho-Quinn didn’t enhance on the Olympic report of 12.26 she ran within the semi-finals however she will certainly cherish the win and hopefully assist her recover from the devastating disqualification expertise she suffered in 2016.

It is a painful expertise for Amusan who got here to the Tokyo Games in advantageous type and has now completed 4th for the second time at a significant competitors in 2 years.

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