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Who will be Nigeria's 400m queen in 2016?

Here’s the full schedule of ALL Team Nigeria Athletes competing on DAY THREE (June 24th) at the 2016 African Senior Athletics Championships, Durban South Africa. 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.

Women’s Heptathlon Final

8:30am – National Champion, Uhunoma Osazuwa vs. South Africa’s Bianca Erwee and Ghana’s Elizabeth Dadzie.

Men’s Triple Jump Round 1

8:30am – African Games Silver medallist, Olumide Olamigoke vs. South Africa’s Khotso Mokoena.

Men’s Triple Jump Round 2

9:30am – Tosin Okezie vs. South Africa’s duo of Dylan Cotter and Menzi Mthebu.

Women’s Discus Final

3:00pm – Nwanneka Okwelogu, Chinwe Okoro and Chioma Onyekwere will go against each other.

Men’s 110m Hurdles Heat 2

3:10pm – National Champion, Tyron Atkins vs. South Africa’s Ruan De Vries.

Women’s 400m Final

3:30pm – National Champion, Patience Okon George vs. African Games Champion, Kabange Mupopo of Zambia.

Men’s 400m Final

3:45pm – National Champion, Chidi Okezie vs. African Games Champion, Isaac Makwala.

Men’s 400m Hurdles Final

4:10pm – National Champion Miles Ukaoma vs. Kenya’s Boniface Mucheru and South Africa’s duo of Cornel Fredericks and L J Van Zyl.

Women’s Long Jump Final

4:40pm – Reigning African Champion, Ese Brume vs. Seychelles Lissa Labiche.

Picks of the Day

Men and Women’s 400m Final

Funmi Fameso is a Junior Sports Writer at Making of Champions. She is a 2012 Graduate of Lagos State University, where she obtained a BSc in Microbiology. She worked as a Health Centre Laboratory Assistant during her NYSC year and since then she has worked as a Junior Sports Writer for her church’s youth magazine, Kingsword Youth Club Magazine. It was watching the Sydney 2000 Olympics that ignited her passion of sports, most especially Athletics. Sports means three things to her: Passion, Hard Work and Dedication!


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