Athlete Jyothi Yarraji made a record while taking the gold medal for the women's 100 m hurdle race at the Loughborough International Athletics Meet (LIAM) in the UK on Sunday. Britain’s Jessica Hunter (13.26) and Alicia Barrett (13.35) finished second and third, respectively.
The 22-year-old broke her own records for the second time in less than two weeks while winning the event. She clocked 13.11 seconds under permissible wind speed of +0.3m/s breaking her prior record of 13.23 from May 10 at the Cyprus International Meet in Limassol.
Training under James Hillier at Reliance Foundation Odisha Athletics High Performance Centre in Bhubaneswar, she has broken a 20 year record of 13.38 by Anuradha Biswal, that stood since 2002.