Adekuoroye becomes first Nigerian wrestler to win World Championships Silver medal

Glasgow 2014 GOLD medallist Odunayo Adekuoroye recently made history by becoming the first Nigerian to qualify for the final of an event at the Senior Wrestling World Championships, and eventually won Silver in the women’s 55kg category on August 23rd. The Championship which commenced on August 21st, is currently holding in Paris, France, and will

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Team Nigeria Guide to Rio 2016 Paralympic Games – Day 8 (Thursday September 15th)

Here’s the full schedule of ALL Team Nigeria Athletes competing on DAY EIGHT (September 15th) at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, Brazil. You can follow Making of Champions on any of our social media platforms for LIVE TWEETS on Twitter and POSTS on Facebook throughout the day. ATHLETICS Women’s Discus F57 (FINAL) 2:05pm – Eucharia

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Josephine Orji breaks World Record to win Nigeria’s 8th GOLD at Rio Paralympics!

Another day, another GOLD medal for Team Nigeria with Josephine Orji continuing the country’s impressive outing so far, breaking the World Record to win women’s +86kg Powerlifting at the Rio 2016 Paralympics. It was a one-side show for Orji who was more or less competing against herself, completely dominating her other competitors to win with

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Rio 2016 Paralympics

Team Nigeria Guide to Rio 2016 Paralympic Games – Day 7 (Wednesday September 14th)

Here’s the full schedule of ALL Team Nigeria Athletes competing on DAY SEVEN (September 14th) at the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, Brazil. You can follow Making of Champions on any of our social media platforms for LIVE TWEETS on Twitter and POSTS on Facebook throughout the day. Power Lifting Women’s +86kg (FINAL) 2:00pm – Josephine

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