Nigeria women’s wrestling team grasp the African championship title for the third time in a row in Hammamet, Tunisia after amassing a total of 195 points from the event.
Nigeria won nine medals (5 gold, 2 silver, 2 bronze) in ten weight event with Africa champions and World Silver Medalist, Odunayo Adekuruoye crowned as outstanding wrestler of the tournament.
Here are list of medal winners for Nigeria.
Mercy Genesis (50kg) – Gold
Odunayo Adekuoroye (57kg) – Gold
Simisola Balogun (65kg) – Gold
Blessing Oborududu (68kg) – Gold
Blessing Onyebuchi (76kg) – Gold
Aminat Adeniyi (62kg) – Silver
Hannah Reuben (72kg) – Silver
Rosemary Nweke (53kg)- Bronze
Ifeoma Nwoye (59kg) – Bronze