Tokyo 2020: Cloud gets clearer for Team Nigeria

Tokyo 2020: Cloud gets clearer for Team Nigeria
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With 46 days to the commencement  of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, the cloud is becoming clearer for Team Nigeria as  preparations get full gear.

Top notch  athletes like Elizabeth Anyanacho, Tobi Amusan, Blessing Okagbare, Ese Brume are putting up impressive performances  in their respective  events.

Anyanacho was the star  performer  in Dakar as she  settled for Silver medal at the 2021 African Taekwondo Championship.In the finals, she lost  narrowly 8-10 to World champion and Olympic Medalist, Ruth Gbagbi of Cote D’Ivoire in the women’s -67kg to keep hope of her medal win in Tokyo alive.

Tobi Amusan ran another fantastic time which Could have been an African record, but was a  slightly wind assisted  time of 12.44s (+2.2) to win the final of the women’s 100mh in Florida.

Blessing Okagbare also put up an impressive  outing at the Golden League to sustain a good build- up to Tokyo.

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