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Olympics-bound Adekuoroye wins NSF gold for Ondo Medal

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Olympics-bound Adekuoroye wins NSF gold for Ondo Medal

By Segun Giwa

Olympic-born wrestler Odunayo Adekuoroye won a gold medal in the 57kg category of the wrestling event at the current National Sports Festival (NSF).

In his fight, Adekuoroye marked his authority on the game as world number two by beating Jumoke Adesoye of Kano State 10-0.

Princess Bankole also joined Adekuoroye on the medal table, who won a bronze medal for Ondo State in the 50kg category of the wrestling event.

Isaac John of Ondo State beat his opponent in the 74kg men’s event to win a silver medal

Also in other sports, Joy Usenbor clocked 54.00 seconds in the women’s 400m track and field final to secure a bronze medal for Ondo State.

In the men’s table tennis event, the Ondo State team beat their Lagos counterparts 3-0 to advance to the final of the event.

Additionally, Kemi Aliu qualified for the heavyweight division final in the women’s boxing event. (NOPE)

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