Tokyo Olympics: Odunayo Adekuoroye, Agiomor crash out of wrestling event!

Nigerians continue to receive dosages of losses and heartbreaks from the ongoing Tokyo Olympics and the latest dose is from. medal hopeful, Odunayo Adekuoroye.

In what can be described as a shocking loss, Odunayo Adekuoroye, despite leading 8-2 in technical points lost to Moldova’s Anastasia Nichita via rainfall.

The two-time Commonwealth champion was regarded as one of the  favorites to win a gold medal in the 57kg freestyle category.

Ekerekeme Agiomor, Nigeria’s sole male wrestler also lost his fight in the men’s 86kg freestyle event.

Agiomor lost to Deepak Punia of India by superiority 1-12.

Tokyo Olympics

So far, Blessing Oborodudu’s silver and Ese Brume’s bronze remain Nigeria’s only two medals at the Tokyo Olympics as the games draw to a close

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