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Adekuoroye wins Nigeria's sixth gold

Adekuoroye wins Nigeria's sixth gold
Nigerian wrestling dynamite, Odunayo Adekuoroye, has claimed Nigeria's sixth gold as the 2022 ongoing Commonwealth Games in Birmingham on Friday, The PUNCH reports.

The 2018 Commonwealth champion defeated her opponent 6-4 in the final to successfully defend the crown she won in Gold Coast four years ago.Related News BREAKING: Oborududu wins gold for Nigeria in wrestling Commonwealth Games: Amusan qualifies for 100m hurdles final CWG: Nigeria's Oluwafemiayo claims gold in powerlifting En route to the final, the reigning African champion defeated Canada’s Hannah Taylor in the semis in a swashbuckling 10-0 victory.5th August 2022 Odunayo Adekuoroye 5th August 2022 Nigerian wrestling dynamite, Odunayo Adekuoroye, has claimed Nigeria’s sixth gold at the 2022 ongoing Commonwealth Games in Birmingham on Friday, The PUNCH reports.The win further increases Nigeria’s gold medals so far to six, two silver and five bronze medals.

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