Here’s the full schedule of ALL Team Nigeria events on Day 5 of the Commonwealth Games taking place in Birmingham, UK.

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Athletics & Para Athletics

10:40am: Men’s 100m heats – Favour Ashe, Godson Brume, Raymond Ekevwo

11:00am: Women’s Shot Put Qualification – Orobosa Anabel Frank

12:15pm: Women’s 100m heats – Grace Nwokocha, Rosemary Chukwuma, Joy Udo-Gabriel

7:10pm: Men’s 400mH heats – Ezekiel Nathaniel

7:40pm: Men’s T45-T47 100m heats – Suwaibu Galadima

8:22pm: Women’s Discus Throw final – Chioma Onyekwere, Obiageri Amaechi


2:30pm: Over 67kg-71kg (Light Middleweight) Round of 16 – Abdul-Afeez Osoba

6:45pm: Over 54kg-57kg (Featherweight) Round of 16 – Elizabeth Oshoba


10:00am: Men -81 kg Elimination Round of 16 – Fatai Muritala

10:00am: Women -70 kg Quarter-Final – Joy Oluchi Asonye

10:00am: Women -63 kg Elimination Round of 16 – Cecilia Chinenye James

Table Tennis & Para Table Tennis

11:00am: Men’s Team Bronze medal match – Nigeria vs England


9:30am: Women’s 76kg final – Taiwo Liadi

6:30pm: Women’s 87kg final – Mary Taiwo Osijo


NB: The times slated for the events are Nigerian times.

Athletics is a special shade of life for me, and my confidence has received a boost since I started out covering the sport from the stands of my home, and now as a Junior Sportswriter with Making of Champions - an opportunity to get better at what I do.


  1. Thumbs up for #TeamNigeria! Thank you #makingofchampions for updates. Did the Nigerian atletes in judo progress into the quarters?


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