Friday, 19 August 2016

RIO-2016: Dalilah Muhammad Won 400m Olympic Gold Medal

USA's Dalilah Muhammad won Olympic gold in the women's 400m hurdles as Great Britain's Eilidh Doyle finished last.

Muhammad, 26, crossed the hurdle race at 53.13 seconds in rainy conditions to beat Dane Sara Slott Petersen who finished second with 53.55 seconds.

American Ashley Spencer ram a personal best of 53.72 to take the bronze medal, while Scot Doyle of Great Britain came with 54.61 seconds to finish eight/last.

Muhammad said, "I was feeling really tired before the race, but I just trusted in myself and my abilities."