Onyekwere, Amaechi win gold, bronze medals at Commonwealth Games


Nigerian Discus team on Tuesday showed an impressive display at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Birmingham as Chioma Onyekwere and Obiageri Amaechi won gold and bronze medals, respectively.

Onyekwere won gold after throwing 61.7m on her third attempt at the Alexander Stadium.

Jade Lally of England won the silver medal with a throw of 58.42m while Nigeria got the bronze medal with Obiageri Amaechi throwing 56.99m.