Miesinnei Mercy Genesis is the latest Team Nigeria wrestler to win a gold medal at the 2022 Commonwealth Games, reports Megasportsarena.com.
Genesis outlasted her Canadian opponent, Madison Parks 3-1 to win women’s wrestling Freestyle 50kg.
It was a deserved victory by fall.
Meanwhile, Ebikewenimo Welson picked up the silver medal in the men’s freestyle 57KG event after losing to Kumar Ravi of India.
Ogbonna John nicked a bronze medal in the men’s freestyle 74KG. He defeated Charlie Bowling of England in the Bronze medal game.
Cynthia Ogunsemilore and Faith Obazuaye won bronze medals in boxing and para table tennis.