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Published On: Sun, Aug 14th, 2016

Olympics: Okagbare Crashes Out of 100m Final as Nigerian Boxer, Efe Cruises to Q-Final

Nigeria boxer, Efe Ajagba on red

Nigeria boxer, Efe Ajagba on red


LAGOS AUGUST 14TH (URHOBOTODAY)-Nigeria’s sprint queen Blessing Okagbare crashed out in Rio Olympics 100m semi-final, as she placed 3rd in her heat with a time of 11.09seconds. Her time was not good enough to get her into the finals as one of the fastest losers.
Okagbare in third position

Okagbare in third position


Meanwhile, Nigeria’s sole representative in the boxing event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games , Efe Ajagba, has qualified for the quarter-finals.
Nigerian boxer, Efe Ajagba pumelling his counterpart to submission in first round

Nigerian boxer, Ee Ajagba pumelling his counterpart to submission in first round


Ajagba knocked out Trinidad and Tobago’s Nigel Paul in round one to progress to the quarterfinals of the men’s super heavyweight category…. on his was to win gold…

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