NIGERIAN ATHLETES WIN GOLD AT COMMONWEALTH GAMES
Nigerians are doing pretty good in the current common wealth games . Nigeria’s Oluwatobiloba Amusan has made history by becoming the first Nigerian to win gold at the Commonwealth Games 100m hurdles.
The 20-year-old, came out tops with 12.68 seconds at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games.
Amusa is the reigning American Collegiate 100m hurdles champion, her gold becoming Nigeria’s 8th at the games, pushing the country to 8th on the medals table.
Another Nigerian athlete, Suwaibidu Galadima, has clinched another gold medal at the games, winning the men’s T47 100m.
Galadima ran a time of 11.04 seconds in the race for athletes with disabilities, primarily for competitors with a wrist or below amputation, Complete Sports reports.