CWG 2022: Ese Brume adds another gold to Nigeria’s medal list

During the final day of Athletics at the Commonwealth Games 2022 being held in Birmingham, Nigerian athlete Ese Brume twice jumped to a new Games Record, by jumping 7.00m (+1.6) to reclaim the Long Jump Commonwealth title, which she won last time during the Glasgow 2014 edition.

During the final day of Athletics at the Commonwealth Games 2022 being held in Birmingham, Nigerian athlete Ese Brume twice jumped to a new Games Record, by jumping 7.00m (+1.6) to reclaim the Long Jump Commonwealth title, which she won last time during the Glasgow 2014 edition.

The African Record holder was unstoppable and showed a dominant display during the event. 

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Brume jumped 6.99 and again 6.99m on her 2nd attempt and immediately took the lead. In a six-jump series, Brume jumped marks over 6.9m four times, fouling once and her slightest mark being 6.81m.

Apart from the 7m, which she jumped during her last attempt when she had already clinched the Gold medal, she jumped 6.99m twice and then 6.96m twice. All scores were good enough to win her the title.

On the other hand, Elizabeth Oshoba, a Nigerian athlete, secured a Silver medal for her country in the Women’s Boxing over 54kg-57kg Featherweight category during the last day of the Commonwealth Games.

With this, Nigeria came to 7th position in the medal table with a total of 35 medals; 12 gold, 9 silver, 14 bronze. 

List of Nigerian Winners at the Commonwealth Games 2022:

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Elizabeth Oshoba August 07, 2022, Boxing Women’s Over 54kg-57kg (Featherweight) (Silver)

Ese Brume August 07, 2022, Athletics and Para Athletics Women’s Long Jump (Gold)

Nigeria August 07, 2022, Athletics and Para Athletics Women’s 4 x 100m Relay (Gold)

Nigeria August 07, 2022, Athletics and Para Athletics Men’s 4 x 100m Relay (Bronze)

Tobi Amusan August 07, 2022, Athletics and Para Athletics Women’s 100m Hurdles (Gold)

Favour Ofili August 07, 2022, Athletics and Para Athletics Women’s 200m (Silver)

Ifeanyi Onyekwere August 07, 2022, Boxing Men’s Over 92kg (Super Heavyweight) (Bronze)

Jacinta Umunnakwe August 07, 2022, Boxing Women’s Over 70kg-75kg (Middleweight) (Bronze)

Ifechukwude Christiana Ikpeoyi August 07, 2022, Table Tennis and Para Table Tennis Women’s Singles Classes 3-5 (Silver)

Hannah Amuchechi Rueben August 06, 2022, Wrestling Women’s Freestyle 76 kg (Silver)

Nasiru Sule August 06, 2022, Table Tennis and Para Table Tennis Men’s Singles Classes 3-5 (Silver)

Isau Ogunkunle 06 Aug 2022 Table Tennis and Para Table Tennis Men’s Singles Classes 3-5 (Bronze)

Ogbonna Emmanuel John August 06, 2022, Wrestling Men’s Freestyle 74 kg (Bronze)

Ebikewenimo Welson August 06, 2022, Wrestling Men’s Freestyle 57 kg (Silver)

Miesinnei Mercy Genesis August 06, 2022, Wrestling Women’s Freestyle 50 kg (Gold)

Faith Obazuaye August 06, 2022, Table Tennis and Para Table Tennis Women’s Singles Classes 6-10 (Bronze)

Cynthia Ogunsemilore August 06, 2022, Boxing Women’s Over 57kg-60kg (Lightweight) (Bronze)

Ugochi Constance Alam August 06, 2022, Athletics and Para Athletics Women’s F55-57 Shot Put (Bronze)

Eucharia Njideka Iyiazi August 06, 2022, Athletics and Para Athletics Women’s F55-57 Shot Put (Gold)

Blessing Oborududu August 05, 2022, Wrestling Women’s Freestyle 68 kg (Gold)

Esther Omolayo Kolawole August 05, 2022, Wrestling Women’s Freestyle 62 kg (Bronze)

Odunayo Folasade Adekuoroye August 05, 2022, Wrestling Women’s Freestyle 57 kg (Gold)

Ikechukwu Christian Obichukwu August 05, 2022, Para Powerlifting Men’s Heavyweight (Silver)

Alice Folashade Oluwafemiayo August 05, 2022, Para Powerlifting Women’s Heavyweight (Gold)

Bose Patricia Omolayo August 05, 2022, Para Powerlifting Women’s Heavyweight (Silver)

Goodness Chiemerie Nwachukwu August 04, 2022, Athletics and Para Athletics Women’s Discus Throw F42-44/61-64 (Gold)

Innocent Nnamdi August 04, 2022, Para Powerlifting Men’s Lightweight (Bronze)

Obiageri Amaechi August 03, 2022, Athletics and Para Athletics Women’s Discus Throw (Bronze)

Chioma Onyekwere August 03, 2022, Athletics and Para Athletics Women’s Discus Throw (Gold)

Mary Taiwo Osijo August 02, 2022, Weightlifting Women’s 87kg (Bronze)

Taiwo Liadi August 02, 2022, Weightlifting Women’s 76kg Islamiyat Adebukola (Silver)

Yusuf August 01, 2022, Weightlifting Women’s 64kg (Bronze)

Rafiatu Folashade Lawal July 31, 2022, Weightlifting Women’s 59kg (Gold)

Edidiong Joseph Umoafia July 31, 2022, Weightlifting Men’s 67kg (Bronze) 

Adijat Adenike Olarinoye July 31, 2022, Weightlifting Women’s 55kg (Gold)

 

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