Ese Brume jumped the farthest mark by an African Woman, leaping 7.17m at the Chula Festival

Here’s the full schedule of ALL Team Nigeria events on Day 12 of the Olympic Games taking place in Tokyo. Follow Making of Champions on any of our social media platforms for LIVE TWEETS on Twitter and POSTS on Facebook and Instagram throughout the day.

ATHLETICS (Olympic Stadium Track)

1:45 am- Women’s 400m Heat 1- Patience Okon-George vs Shaunae Miller-Uibo (Bahamas)

2:50 am- Women’s Long Jump Final – Ese Brume vs Malaika Mihambo (Germany)

3:05 am-  Men’s 200m Heat 1- Divine Oduduru vs Anaso Jobodwana (South Africa) and Rasheed Dwyer (Jamaica)

12:40 pm- Men’s Shot Put Qualification Group B- Chukwuebuka Enekwechi

WRESTLING (Makuhari Messe Hall A Mat B)

10:15 am -Women’s Freestyle 68kg Final- Blessing Oborududu vs Stock Mensah Tamyra Marianna (USA)

Women’s Freestyle 62kg 1/8 – Aminat Adeniyi vs Iryna Koliadenko (Ukraine)

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