Tiffany Tshilumba

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Tiffany Tshilumba
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Born (1996-10-28) 28 October 1996 (age 22)
Sport Track and field

Tiffany Tshilumba (born 28 October 1996) is a Luxembourgish sprinter. [1] She competed in the 60 metres event at the 2014 IAAF World Indoor Championships. Her father is originally from the Democratic Republic of the Congo. [2]

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  1. "Tiffany Tshilumba". IAAF. Retrieved 10 March 2014.
  2. "Marjolein Lindemans schitterde het meest". 6 March 2011. Retrieved 8 November 2017.