The Nigeria Wrestling Federation (NWF) has invited 32 wrestlers for the first phase of camping ahead of the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

The XXI Commonwealth Games is scheduled to hold in Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia, between April 4 and April 14.

The secretary of NWF, Ahmed Abdullahi, disclosed in Abuja that the camping would hold in three phases in Port Harcourt.

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Abdullahi said that the first phase of the camping would hold from January 5 to February 12, while the second phase would commence immediately after the end of the first phase.

Nigeria did appreciably well at the last Commonwealth Games in Glasgow; winning a total of 12 medals in the various wrestling categories.

The country is hoping to do much better this time in Gold Coast.

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