Dalilah Muhammad

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Dalilah Muhammad athletics

Dalilah Muhammad, dos Estados Unidos, vence os 400m com barreiras nos Jogos Rio 2016.jpg
Muhammad after her Olympic victory in 2016

nation United StatesUnited States United States
birthday 7th February 1990 (age 30)
place of birth New York City , United States
size 173 cm
Weight 55 kg
discipline 400 meter hurdles
Best performance 52.16 s Sport records icon WR.svg
status active
Medal table
Olympic games 1 × gold 0 × silver 0 × bronze
World championships 2 × gold 2 × silver 0 × bronze
U18 world championships 1 × gold 0 × silver 0 × bronze
Olympic rings Olympic games
gold Rio de Janeiro 2016 400 m hurdles
IAAF logo World championships
gold Doha 2019 400 m hurdles
silver Moscow 2013 400 m hurdles
silver London 2017 400 m hurdles
gold Doha 2019 4 × 400 m
IAAF logo Youth World Championships
gold Ostrava 2007 400 m hurdles
last change: October 11, 2019

Dalilah Muhammad (born February 7, 1990 in New York City ) is an American hurdler who specializes in the 400 meter distance .


Muhammad won the 2007 World Youth Championships in Ostrava , and in 2009 she became US Junior Champion and Pan-American Vice Junior Champion. In 2013 she went to the World Athletics Championships in Moscow as US champion and won the silver medal there. Muhammad won her first gold medal when she crossed the 400 meter hurdles with a time of 53.13 s at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro . At the 2017 World Athletics Championships , like four years earlier, she won silver.

Muhammad won the 400 meter hurdles at the US Championships in Des Moines in 2019 , setting a new world record with 52.20 seconds. Later that year she won her first World Championship gold with another world record at the World Championships in Doha. She won in 52.16 s in a duel against her compatriot Sydney McLaughlin , who achieved the third fastest time ever on this route in 52.23 s.

Dalilah Muhammad started at the University of Southern California when she was in college .

Personal bests

Web links


  1. a b c Dalilah Muhammad. In: teamusa.org. Retrieved June 17, 2019 .
  2. ^ University of Southern California Official Athletic Site: Dalilah Muhammad Profile