Nigeria’s Tobi Amusan ranked fifth best female athlete for 2022

Nigeria’s Tobi Amusan ranked fifth best female athlete for 2022

Nigeria’s World 100m hurdles champion and record holder, Tobi Amusan has been ranked the fifth-best female athlete in 2022.   The World Athletics ranked each athlete according to the points they amassed from their performances during the season, using the scoring tables of athletics.   The 25-year-old had a good year as she became the first Nigerian…

World Champion, Tobi Amusan, now Glo Ambassador

World Champion, Tobi Amusan, now Glo Ambassador

Nigeria’s Digital and Telecommunications services provider, Globacom, has announced the appointment of the current African, Commonwealth and World Champion in the 100m hurdles, Tobi Amusan, as its latest Brand Ambassador. She was unveiled to the media at a ceremony held on Thursday September 29, 2022 at the company’s headquarters, Mike Adenuga Towers, in Victoria Island, Lagos.     Tobi became the first Nigerian…

Tobi Amusan wins another Diamond League trophy, sets new record

Tobi Amusan wins another Diamond League trophy, sets new record

Nigerian sprinter, Tobi Amusan, has won the women’s 100 meters hurdles at the Diamond League final in Zurich.   The World and Commonwealth Games 100m hurdles champion and record holder finished in 12.29s in the race on Thursday, September 8.  The Nigerian had won the Diamond League trophy last year in 12.42 seconds.    American Tia Jones came…

Watch Tobi Amusan do the Buga challenge after breaking the world record at the World Athletics Championship (video)

Watch Tobi Amusan do the Buga challenge after breaking the world record at the World Athletics Championship (video)

A heartwarming video of Nigerian Athlete, Tobi Amusan, dancing to Kizz Daniel’s Buga song shortly after she won gold in the 100-meter hurdles race at the World Athletics Championship in Oregon, on Monday morning, July 25, has been shared online.   Tobi was on the track celebrating her victory when she was stopped by a Caucasian man…

President Buhari congratulates Tobi Amusan and Ese Brume for winning Gold and Silver medals at World Athletics Championship

President Buhari congratulates Tobi Amusan and Ese Brume for winning Gold and Silver medals at World Athletics Championship

President Buhari has congratulated Tobi Amusan and Ese Brume for winning medals at the ongoing World Athletics Championship.   In a statement shared on his Facebook page, President Buhari congratulated Tobi for winning the women’s 100m hurdles, setting a new world record in the semifinals of the athletic event,  and winning the World Championship. He also extended his congratulatory…

Tobi Amusan wins maiden gold after breaking 100m hurdles world record (video)

Tobi Amusan wins maiden gold after breaking 100m hurdles world record (video)

Nigeria’s Tobi Amusan in the early hours of Monday, July 25, won her maiden gold and made history as she broke the women’s 100m hurdles world record at the World Athletics Championships in Eugene, Oregon.   Tobi Amusan ran an incredible 12.40 seconds in her opening performance to set a new African record and Nigeria’s…