November 28, 2022



Commonwealth Video games 2022: Nigeria’s Benson defeat Ghanaian opponent to achieve Boxing quarterfinal 

Adeyinka Benson of Nigeria has certified for the quarter-finals, within the boxing occasion of the Birmingham 2022 Commonwealth Video games after overcoming Ghana’s Abubakari Quartey.

In Sunday’s middleweight spherical of 16 contest, Benson edged Quartey three factors to 2 to achieve the final eight.

On Saturday Abdul-Afeez Osoba secured a primary spherical knockout in opposition to Carl Hield, to advance into the spherical of 16.

Osoba will tackle Garan Croft of Wales for a spot within the quarter-finals.

Earlier on Sunday, Edidiong Umoafia clinched bronze within the males’s 67kg weightlifting occasion.

It was Staff Nigeria’s second medal on the video games following Adijat Olarinoye’s gold medal achievement additionally in weightlifting.

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