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Odumayo Adekuoroye, four other Nigerian wrestlers depart for Poland Open

Nigeria's Odunayo Adekuoroye

Commonwealth Games Champion, Odumayo Adekuoroye, will lead four other Nigerian Wrestlers to Poland on Monday, 7 June, 2021 for a ranking series tournament in Warsaw tagged Poland Open.

The team list consists of Odunayo Adekuoroye, Blessing Oborududu, Aminat Adeniyi Adijat Idris and Ekerekeme Agiomor.

Adekuoroye (57kg) had already qualified for Tokyo 2020 Olympics after winning Bronze at the World Senior Wrestling Championship, in Kazakhstan.

While Khadijat Idris, 50kg, Aminat Adeniyi 62kg and Blessing Oborududu 69kg clinched their tickets to the 2020 Olympic Games at the Oceania/Africa Olympic Qualifying tournament in Tunis in April.

Ekerekeme Agiomor (86kg) the only male who is Nigeria’s sole representative in the Freestyle event also qualified for Japan after winning gold at the Oceania/Africa Olympic Qualifying tournament in Tunis in April.

The wrestlers will be vying for crucial ranking points to enhance their global rating and the prize monies at stake at the competition which runs from 8 to 13 June in Poland.

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