Breaking: Wrestling champion, Odunayo Adekuoroye, knocks on Olympics gate with gold at Poland Open


Nigeria’s serial wrestling Odunayo Adekuoroye has gold medal at the ongoing at in the women’s 57kg at the Poland Open ranking series in Warsaw ahead next Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.

Adekuoroye was awarded the gold after her Belarusian opponent Iryna Kurachkina forfeited the final match following the she sustained during her semifinal fight.

In the quarter final match against world and Olympic American Helen Maroulis, the Nigeria avenged her previous as chalked out shutout -0 win over Maroulis.

Adekuoroye was dominant that she finished the bout with minute and 32 seconds remaining.

Unfazed by her opponent’s stardom, Adekuoroye paced the bout according to herself and both wrestlers waited for an opening for the first minutes of the bout. But there was none.

The USA wrestler gave up point.

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