Here’s the full schedule of ALL Team Nigeria Athletes competing on DAY TWO (August 7th) at the Rio 2016 Olympic 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.

Men’s Table Tennis Singles (Round 2)

3:00pm – 7 Time Olympian, Segun Toriola vs. Japan’s Koki Niwa.

6:30pm – African Champion, Aruna Quadri vs. Slovakia’s Yang Wang.

Men’s Kayak single canoe slalom (Preliminaries) Run 1

5:28pm – Jonathan Akinyemi vs. Austria’s Mario Leitner and Brazil’s Pedro Da Silva.

Swimming: (Women’s 100m Breaststroke) Heat 1

5:51pm – Rachael Tonjor vs. Georgia’s Teona Bostashvili and Libya’s Daniah Hagul.

Channel: SuperSport (SS4).

Men’s Table Tennis Singles (Round 3)

10:30pm – If Segun Toriola and Aruna Quadri successfully makes it to this Round.

Channel: SuperSport (SS13).

Men’s Football (Group B)

11pm – Nigeria’s U-23 Team vs. Sweden’s U-23 Team.

Channel: SuperSport (SS3N and SS9).

Men’s Basketball (Group B)

2:30am – Nigeria’s D’Tigers vs. Argentina.

Channel: SuperSport (SS7N and SS7A).

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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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