Here’s the full schedule of ALL Team Nigeria Athletes competing in Track & Field DAY ONE (Sunday July 27th) at the Glasgow Commonwealth Games. You can catch this LIVE on SuperSports 4, OR follow Making of Champions’ LIVE TWEETS and POSTS throughout the day – stay tuned!

Men’s 100m ROUND 1

2.51pm – Heat 3 – Mark Jelks (NGR No. 1, C’wealth No. 30) vs Richard Thompson (TTO, C’wealth No. 1)

3.12pm – Heat 6 – Monzavous  Edwards (NGR No. 3, C’wealth No. 64) vs Adam Gemili (ENG, C’wealth No. 15) & Darrel Brown (TTO, C’wealth No. 17)

3.26pm – Heat 8 – Ogho-Oghene Egwero (NGR No. 2, C’wealth No. 45) vs Akani Simbine (RSA, C’wealth No. 10) & Aaron Brown (CAN, C’wealth No. 20)

See Making of Champions’ men’s 100m Commonwealth rankings and analysis here!


Women’s 100m ROUND 1

3.55pm – Heat 1 – Gloria Asumnu (NGR No. 2, C’wealth No. 13) vs Veronica Campbell-Brown (JAM No. 1, C’wealth No. 2)

4.14pm – Heat 4 – Justina Sule (NGR No. 3) vs Michelle Lee-Ahye (TTO, C’wealth No. 1)

4.23pm – Heat 5 – BLESSING OKAGBARE (NGR No. 1, C’wealth No. 3). Others include England’s Asha Philip…

See Making of Champions’ women’s 100m Commonwealth rankings and analysis here!


Women’s 400m ROUND 1

4.55pm – Heat 1 – Regina George (NGR No. 2, C’wealth No. 11)

5.16pm – Heat 4 – Omolara Omotosho (NGR No. 3, C’wealth N0. 14) vs Stephenie Ann McPherson (JAM No. 3, C’wealth No. 4)

5.23pm – Heat 5 – Folashade Abugan (NGR No. 1, C’wealth No. 7) vs Amantle Monstho (C’wealth No. 3, DEFENDING CHAMPION)

See Making of Champions’ women’s 400m Commonwealth rankings and analysis here!


Bambo Akani is the Founder and CEO of Making of Champions (MoC). He is an avid sports writer and photo-blogger, and has quickly become an internationally recognized Athletics Expert. He appeared in a new weekly Athletics segment on the Sports Tonight Show on Channels TV during the 2014 Athletics season and has also appeared on Jamaican Television and Radio to discuss the MoC "The History" Film that he Produced and Directed, and to review and analyse key events in world athletics.Bambo holds an MEng and BA in Chemical Engineering from Cambridge University in the UK and an MBA from Kellogg School of Management in the US.


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