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Just In: Finally, Nigeria wins first medal at TOKYO 2020

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Blessing Oborodudu of Nigeria has ensured Nigeria’s first medal at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games after several days of sadness.
Blessing defeated Mongolia’s Battsetseg Soronzonbold 7-2 in the 68kg semi-final to ensure a medal berth, according to NigerianEye.
While she is guaranteed a silver medal as least, she will now battle for the gold medal.
She will now face America’s Tamyra Mensah-Stock in the final.
The Nigerian wrestler was born on March 12, 1989 and she lives in Yenagoa, Bayelsa State.
The 32-year old Nigerian  studied Business Administration at Nigeria Delta University, Nigeria.
Oborodudu began wrestling at St Jude’s Girls Secondary School in Yenagoa, Nigeria. 
Her ambition is to win a gold medal at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo.
Her memorable moment was winning gold in the 68kg category at the 2018 Commonwealth Games in Gold Coast, QLD, Australia.

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PHOTOS: Massive Protest Hits Abuja as Nigeria turns @61 today.(Happening Now)

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Anthony Joshua’s defeat: Anything Buhari touches disappears – Omokri reacts

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Anthony Joshua's defeat

Reno Omokri, a former Presidential adviser, has weighed in on Anthony Joshua’s fight with Ukrainian Oleksandr Usyk at Tottenham Hotspur.

Ukrainian won the fight by a unanimous decision of the judges, 117-112, 116-112, and 115-113.

After his defeat, the former champion encouraged his supporters and followers to be cheerful in a post on his Instagram account.

He also extended gratitude to his London supporters.

“Keep positive even if the world’s crumbling in front of you! London, I love you and thank you each and every time!” AJ wrote.

Omokri, on the other hand, used his social media account to express his disappointment in AJ’s loss.

Anything buhari touches is failure

Omokri said with a photo of Anthony Joshua taking a selfie with President Muhammadu Buhari, “Everything Buhari touches suddenly disappears.”

Recall that the heavy weight Champion met President Muhammadu Buhari during his trip to London for the UK-Africa Investment Summit 2020.

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Anthony Joshua loses his belts After This Happened – Checkout

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On Saturday night at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium, Anthony Joshua lost all of his belts against Oleksandr Usyk.

Usyk won by unanimous decision, ending his reign as the IBF, WBA, and WBO champion.

Joshua was saved by the bell, but the Ukrainian’s quickness and technique were too much for him.

Joshua was badly damaged in the third round and ended the bout with a swelling around his right eye.
Anthony Joshua loses belt

This is his second career loss, following a loss against Andy Ruiz Jr in 2019.

The loss tonight has thrown a kink in the works of an undisputed title match between Tyson Fury and Deontay Wilder, who fights again on October 9.

Usyk becomes only the third boxer to win world titles at cruiserweight and heavyweight (after Evander Holyfield and David Haye).

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