Commonwealth Games: Nigeria’s medals now eight

Commonwealth Games: Nigeria’s medals now eight
Onyekwere

Nigeria’s medals at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham has increased to eight with Chioma Onyekwere winning gold.

Onyekwere won a gold medal for Nigeria in Women’s discus, throwing a season’s best of 61.70m at the Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.

Compatriot Obiageri Ameachi also won a medal as she clinched the bronze medal after throwing 56.99m in the same event while Jade Lilly of England emerged second with her 58.42m throw.

The athletics events at the Games continue on Wednesday.