Ohuruogu tweets her thanks to fans after photo-finish

World Championship 400 metre champion Christine Ohuruogu has tweeted her thanks to fans after her photo-finish

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I wish I could reply you all personally for the tweets that are still pouring in. Truly grateful and happy to finally have an NR.

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Really thanking you from the depths of my heart, it has been a wonderful day for my team esp my coach, we have worked so hard for this

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Keep supporting the team, we appreciate it all the way out here. All fantastic athletes all trying to achieve their best.

Six years after winning her first world crown, the British athlete recovered from a terrible start to surge down the home straight and pip reigning champion Amantle Montsho to the line.

Read more: Ohuruogu wins gold by four thousandths of a second

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