Progress Report onTeam Nigeria performance at the ongoing African Championship- Track.
The championship commenced today Wednesday 10/03/2021. Team Nigeria (Women Elite, Women Junior and Male Junior) competed in Team Pursuit, Team Sprint, Time Trial and Scratch Race and achieved the following results:
1 Gold Medal - Team Pursuit (women elite)
1 Gold - Team Sprint (Women elite)
1 Silver - Time Trial (Women elite)
1 Silver - Team sprint (Women Junior)
1 Bronze - Team Pursuit (Women Junior)
Gold Medal. - 2
Silver Medal - 2
Bronze Medal - 1
Total = 5
The Team will compete in other events with comparative advantage to win medals tomorrow Thursday, 11/03/2021.
For the first time Nigeria won gold medals in those events in the elite category. Also, the team beat the strong opponents like South Africa and Egypt who have good record of performance in track cycling in Africa and the world in general .
Nigeria won Bronze in the Women Elite in the Keirin by Tawakalt Yekeen.
Nigeria got Silver Medal in the Men Junior in Keirin by Emmanuel Gabriel Udo
Update on African track cycling championship 2021 day 3
Nigeria won today
Being 1 silver in Madison female elite
1 silver in 200 meters sprint elite female
1 silver in 200 meters junior male
1 bronze 200 sprint female elite
1 bronze 200 sprint junior female
Nigeria team won 12 medals