November 28, 2022



World Athletics Championship: Medal hope rises for Nigeria as Ese Brume, Ruth Usoro soar to remaining in Oregon

Chika Chukwumerije on white (in entrance) with athletes and officers en route Tokyo, Japan

Nigeria might declare her first medal on the ongoing World Athletics Championships in Oregon, United States after the duo of Ese Brume and Ruth Usoro secured their spots within the ladies’s lengthy soar remaining billed for Sunday.

Brume and Usoro have been at one of the best in Saturday’s heats as they acquired to the ultimate with a powerful jumps of 6.82m and 6.69m respectively.

This would be the first time Nigeria can have two lengthy jumpers competing within the remaining on the World Championships.

In the meantime Brume, the bronze medalist on the final version of the World Championships in Doha, Qatar three years in the past, stands a greater probability of successful a medal if she will be able to enhance on her soar of 6.82m.

Quanesha Burks of the USA leads the ladies’s soar {qualifications} with 6.86m adopted by Olympic champion Malaika Mihambo of Germany (6.84m) and Ese Brume, an Olympic medalis.

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