By James Agberebi:
Nigeria’s Milicent Agboegbulem was outclassed by Caitlin Parker of Australia in the semi-final of the women’s middleweight (75kg) class in the boxing event at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games on Friday, Completesportsnigeria.com reports.
Agboegbulem has now won a bronze medal for reaching the semi-final stage.
The 34-year-old Nigerian could not withstand the skills of Parker who is 13 younger as she lost 5-0.
Parker dominated the first round with a score of 10-9, 10-9, 10-9, 10-9, 10-9.
She also took the second round with a 10-9, 10-9, 10-9, 9-10, 10-9 score from the five judges.
The third round was no diferent as Parker ran out 10-9, 9-10, 10-9, 10-9, 10-9 winner.
Earlier on Friday, Yetunde Odunuga also lost in the semi-final to Paige Murney of England.
Odunuga has also claimed a bronze medal for making it to the semi-final stage at the Games.