April 1, 2023



Tobi Amusan, Ese Brume rise in world athletics ladies rating

Nigeria’s observe sensations – Tobi Amusan and Ese Brume have made large leaps within the World Athletics Girls Chart.

From being ranked forty third in September 2021, Tobi Amusan is now within the prime 10, shifting up 38 locations to being ranked fifth on the planet whereas her compatriot and buddy Ese Brume moved up 32 locations from being ranked 93rd on the planet to 61st inside the similar interval.

Each Amusan and Brume have had a exceptional yr with superb leads to all of the worldwide competitions they had been concerned in.

Amusan set a brand new world report within the 100m hurdles with a time of 12.12s, grew to become a World Champion in Eugene, Oregon on the World Athletics Championships and profitable defended her Commonwealth Video games title in Birmingham. Earlier within the yr, she gained gold for Nigeria on the African senior Athletics Championships in Mauritius.

Ese Brume gained a silver medal for Nigeria on the World Athletics Championships in Lengthy Bounce, and struck Gold on the Commonwealth Video games.

Each athletes had been awarded nationwide honours by the Federal Authorities for his or her exceptional achievement for Nigeria on the Presidential Reception held on the State Home, Aso Rock Villa, Abuja on Thursday.

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