Christine Ohuruogu

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Christine Ijeoma Ohuruogu, MBE (born 17 May 1984) is a British athlete. Her coach is Lloyd Cowan. She was born to Igbo Nigerian parents[1] in Newham.

In 2009, she was made a Member of the Order of the British Empire.[2]

Ohuruogu won the silver medal in the 400m in the 2012 London Olympics.

In December 2013, she was given the Sunday Times and Sky Sports Sportswoman of the Year award.[3] She was also nominated for BBC Sports Personality of the Year.

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