Amusan Reaches Milestone With Third Consecutive Diamond League Trophy


Tobi Amusan of Nigeria achieved yet another milestone after winning her third straight Diamond League trophy on Sunday night in Eugene, Oregon, US.

The 26-year-old finished first in the 100-meter hurdles for women in a season-best 12.33 seconds.

Jasmine Camacho-Quin of Puerto Rico, who finished in second place in 12.38 seconds, and Jeni Harrison of the United States, who finished in third place in 12.44 seconds, were her main rivals.

Amusan Reaches Milestone With Third Consecutive Diamond Leag

The feat comes after she could not defend her title in Budapest, finishing sixth in the final at the National Athletics Centre in Budapest, Hungary.

Amusan claimed her first Diamond League Trophy in 2021 in a time of 12.42 seconds and thereafter clocked a time of 12.29 seconds to clinch her second in Zurich last year.

She is now the second woman to win the 100m hurdles event in the Diamond League for three years in a row, only behind Dawn Harper-Nelson, who won it in 2012, 2023 and 2014.

Leave a reply