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Asaba 2018: Team Nigeria Wins Two Medals On Day-Four, 14 Medals Overall

Asaba 2018: Team Nigeria Wins Two Medals On Day-Four, 14 Medals Overall

By Adeboye Amosu:

Hosts Nigeria won two medals on day-four of the 21st African Senior Athletics Championships in Asaba to increase her medal to 14, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.

Nwanaga Kelechi won gold medal in the women’s javelin final with a throw of 56.96m.

The silver and bronze medals went to Jo- Ane Van Dyk and Josephine LaLaw of South Africa and Uganda respectively.

In the men’s 110m hurdles final, Abejoye Oyeniyi came second behind South Africa’s Antonio Alkana with a time of 13.87s.

Alkana won the race with a time of 13.87s, while Wellington Zaza of Liberia came third with a time of 13.88.

The competition will continue on Sunday at the Stephen Keshi Stadium, Asaba on Sunday

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