Here’s the full schedule of ALL Team Nigeria Athletes competing in Track & Field DAY TWO (Monday July 28th) 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 400m ROUND 1

11.32am: Heat 2 – Salihu Isah (NGR No. 1, C’wealth No. 49) vs Wayde Van Niekerk (RSA, C’wealth No. 4)

11.39am: Heat 3 – Noah Akwu (NGR No. 2, outside C’wealth Top 50) vs Kirani James (GRN, Olympic Champion & C’wealth No. 1)

11.46am: Heat 4 – Robert Simmons (American – never competed for Nigeria previously! C’wealth No. 18)


Women’s 100m SEMI-FINAL

7.17pm: SF 2 – Gloria Asumnu (NGR No. 2, C’wealth No. 13) vs Veronica Campbell-Brown (JAM No. 1, C’wealth No. 2)

7.24pm: SF 3 – BLESSING OKAGBARE (NGR No. 1, C’wealth No. 3) vs Kerron Stewart (JAM No. 4, C’wealth No. 6)

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


Men’s 100m SEMI-FINAL

7.35pm: SF 1 – Ogho-Oghene Egwero (NGR No. 2, C’wealth No. 45) vs Nickel Ashmeade (JAM No. 2, C’wealth No. 5) & Simon Magakwe (RSA & Africa No. 1, C’wealth No. 6)

7.42pm: SF 2 – Mark Jelks (NGR No. 1, C’wealth No. 30) vs Adam Gemili (ENG, C’wealth No. 15)

7.49pm: SF 3 – Monzavous  Edwards (NGR No. 3, C’wealth No. 64) vs Richard Thompson (TTO, C’wealth No. 1) & Akani Simbine (RSA, C’wealth No. 10)

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


Women’s 400m SEMI-FINAL

8.15pm: SF 1 – Omolara Omotosho (NGR No. 3, C’wealth N0. 14) vs Stephenie Ann McPherson (JAM No. 3, C’wealth No. 4)

8.22pm: SF 2 – Folashade Abugan (NGR No. 1, C’wealth No. 7) vs Christine Day (JAM No. 2, C’wealth No. 2) & Kineke Alexander (VIN, C’wealth No. 8)

8.29pm: SF 3 – Regina George (NGR No. 2, C’wealth No. 11) vs Amantle Monstho (BOT, C’wealth No. 3, DEFENDING CHAMPION) & Novlene Williams-Mills (JAM, C’wealth No. 1)

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


Women’s 100m FINAL @ 9.35pm – BLESSING OKAGBARE and Gloria Asumnu contest the Semi-Finals earlier!

Men’s 100m FINAL @ 9.50pm – Ogho-Oghene Egwero, Mark Jelks and Monzavous Edwards all contest the Semi-Finals earlier!

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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