2018 CWG: Team Nigeria Wins Two Wrestling Medals
The promise made by the Nigeria Wrestling Federation President Daniel Igali that his wards win add more medals to Team Nigeria's haul at the Commonwealth Games is already coming to past.
Two wrestlers on Thursday won two bronze medals and others are closing on getting their own.
Bose Samuel defeated Sri Lanka's Deepika Mudiyanselage by 10-0 technical points (victory by fall) in Women's Freestyle 53 kg Nordic System to win Bronze.
Moments later, Ebikewenimo Wilson overpowered South Africa's Jan Combrinck 3-1, Victory by Points in the Men's Freestyle 57 kg.
Already, Blessing Onyebuchi defeated India's Kiran with 'Victory by Technical Superiority - without any points scored by the opponent' in the Women's Freestyle 76 kg Semifinal, thereby booking her place in the GOLD medal fight later today.
As at the time of filing this report, Team Nigeria are 10th on the medals table with Four Gold, Four Silver and Two Bronze Medals.