Jyothi Yarraji breaks self records with gold in UK athletics

She made a new record while taking the gold medal for the women's 100m hurdle race on Sunday. She clocked 13.11 seconds with +0.3m/s wind speed.

Jyothi Yarraji breaks self records with gold in UK athletics
Athlete Jyothi Yarraji at the Loughborough International Athletics Meet on Sunday. [Source: Twitter]

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.

Jyothi at the Loughborough University. [Source: Twitter]