World Wrestling Championships: Nigerian Wrestlers Arrive In Paris

Nigeria will be represented by four female and two male wrestlers at the World Wrestling Championships in Paris, France.

The female wrestlers are captain Blessing Oborududu, 2015 World Championship bronze medallist, Oduanayo Adekuroye, Mercy Genesis and 2014 Commonwealth gold medallist, Aminat Ajayi while the male wrestlers are Amas Daniel and Emmanuel John.

While three of the female wrestlers and their coach Purity Akuh have landed in Paris, the male wrestlers, the last female wrestler Mercy Genesis and coach Victor OdKeh will land later today in Paris.

The trio of Blessing, Odunayo, and Aminat will have their weigh-in today and will slug it out with their various opponents on Wednesday.


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