• Team Nigeria

    July 24, 2021 Multiple Olympic Games participant Funke Oshonaike has been sent packing from the Tokyo 2020 Games in the preliminary round. The 45-year-old Oshonaike lost 1-4 to Juan Liu of the U.S in the women’s table tennis singles. Oshonaike who has represented Nigeria at seven Olympic Games failed to come to the party losing ...
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    Team Nigeria has won six gold medals in weightlifting and three silver at the ongoing African Games in Morocco. The weightlifting event was held at the Nahda Arena in Salle Nahda. A former national junior lifter, Emmanuel Appah, won three gold medals in the men’s 61kg, having lifted a total of 271kg, with 120kg in snatch. ...