Blessing Becomes Nigeria’s First Medalist In Wrestling

Blessing Becomes Nigeria’s First Medalist In Wrestling

By Joel Ajay

Nigerian athlete, Blessing Oburududu, has progressed into the finals of wrestling game in the ongoing Olympics holding in Tokyo, Japan.

Blessing defeated her opponent in the Semi final category of wrestling where she won convincely to the delight of the coach and as well the scanty spectators.

With tjos development, she will either pick up the gold medal or silver which means Team Nigeria has finally secured the first medal in Tokyo 2020 Olympics while waiting for the likes of Adekuoroye Odunayo, Ese Brume and host of medals to do the magic by picking up medals for Team Nigeria and Grace Nwokocha is not left out.

She beat Azerbaijani Elis Manolova & Meerim Zhumanazarova of Kyrgyzstan to advance to her first Olympic semi finals.


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