Blessing Okagbare wins Gold in Women’s 100m final in Glasgow

By IAfrica
In Nigeria
Jul 28th, 2014
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Sprinter Blessing Okagbare just won Gold in the Women’s 100m for Nigeria in the Commonwealth Games. She won in a time of 10.85 seconds in a new Games record, making her the second fastest woman of all time in World 100 metres. She beat Jamaica’s Veronica Campbell-Brown and Kerron Stewart and England’s Asha Phillip who came second, third and fourth respectively.

Blessing becomes the first Nigerian winner of this title since Mary Onyali back in 1994. You go Blessing!


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