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Puerto Rico's Camacho-Quinn takes Olympic gold in women's 100-meter hurdles

Camacho-Quinn secures top spot on podium, completing final in 12.37 seconds

Can Erozden   | 02.08.2021
Puerto Rico's Camacho-Quinn takes Olympic gold in women's 100-meter hurdles

ANKARA

Puerto Rican track and field athlete Jasmine Camacho-Quinn won gold in Tokyo 2020 Olympics women's 100-meter hurdles on Monday.

Camacho-Quinn, 24, secured the top spot on the podium, completing the final in 12.37 seconds.

US athlete Kendra Harisson took silver with the time of 12.52.

Jamaica's Megan Tapper had bronze, coming third in 12.55 seconds.

Camacho-Quinn previously set an Olympic record in 100-meter hurdles with the time of 12.26 on Aug. 1 in Tokyo.

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