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Aminat Yusuf Jamal (born 27 June 1997) is a Nigerian-born[1] Bahraini athlete specialising in the 400 metres hurdles.[2] She represented her adopted country at the 2017 World Championships without reaching the semi-finals. Earlier that year she won two medals at the 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games.

Aminat Yusuf Jamal
Aminat Yusuf Jamal 2016.jpg
Aminat Yusuf Jamal in 2016
Personal information
NationalityBahraini
Born (1997-06-27) 27 June 1997 (age 22)
Sport
CountryBahrain
SportAthletics
Event(s)400 m hurdles

Her personal best in the event is 56.90 seconds set in Baku in 2017.[3]

International competitionsEdit

Year Competition Venue Position Event Notes
Representing   Bahrain
2015 Arab Championships Isa Town, Bahrain 3rd 400 m 57.27
2016 Asian Indoor Championships Doha 1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:35.07
Arab Junior Championships Tlemcen, Algeria 1st 100 m hurdles 14.53
1st 400 m hurdles 58.25
World U20 Championships Bydgoszcz, Poland 6th 400 m hurdles 58.23
4 × 400 m relay DQ
2017 Islamic Solidarity Games Baku, Azerbaijan 3rd 400 m hurdles 56.90
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:32.96
World Championships London, United Kingdom 32nd (h) 400 m hurdles 57.41
2018 Asian Games Jakarta, Indonesia 2nd 4 × 400 m relay 3:30.61
2019 Arab Championships Cairo, Egypt 2nd 100 m hurdles 14.66
1st 400 m hurdles 57.05
1st 4 × 400 m relay 3:48.60
Asian Championships Doha, Qatar 2nd 400 m hurdles 56.39
World Championships Doha, Qatar 17th (sf) 400 m hurdles 55.54

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Akani, Bambo (1 August 2016). ""BAHRAIN DRAIN" – The Exodus of Nigerian Athletes to the Kingdom!". Making of Champions. Retrieved 8 August 2017.
  2. ^ Aminat Yusuf Jamal at IAAF
  3. ^ All-Athletics profile

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