AFRICA WRESTLING BOSS TO VISIT NIGERIA THIS WEEK

The President of United World Wrestling Africa, Fouad Meskout is expected to visit Nigeria, 25-27 July, 2017, to inspect facilities in Port Harcourt, for the 2018 Africa Senior Wrestling Championship. According to a statement released by the President of Nigeria Wrestling Federation, Hon. Daniel Igali, if the facilities on ground meets the expected standards, Nigeria…

DALUNG CONGRATULATES NIGERIA’S WRESTLING CHAMPIONS

The Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung has congratulated Nigeria’s team to the just concluded Senior African Wrestling Championship held in Marrakech, Morocco. The Minister commended the team when the President of the Nigeria Wrestling Federation, Daniel Igali visited him in his office in Abuja on Tuesday. “We are proud of your display…

DALUNG , GOV DICKSON COMMISSION DANIEL IGALI RECREATION CENTRE

The Daniel Igali Recreation Centre in Bayelsa state has been commissioned by the Minister of Youth and Sports Barrister Solomon Dalung. On the occasion, Barrister Dalung described Daniel Igali as a sportsman, champion, and a source of pride to the people of Nigeria. After it was unveiled by Governor Henry Seriake Dickson, the two men…

Nigeria Sports Minister and Governor Dickson To Commission Wrestling Center in Yenegoa

The Minister of sports, Hon Solomon Dalung on Saturday will commission the Dynamite recreation Centre in Yenegoa, Bayelsa. President Nigeria wrestling federation, Daniel Igali who revealed this to newsmen on Wednesday said the Executive Governor of Bayelsa, Seriake Dickson and President Nigeria Olympic Committee, Eng Habu Gumel will also be in attendance. The 2000 Sydney…

Nigerian Wrestlers Arrive Finland For Ten-Day Training Camp

NIGERIAN WRESTLERS, AMINAT ADENIYI AND MERCY GENESIS HAVE ARRIVED VASSA, FINLAND FOR A TEN DAY TRAINING IN PREPARATION FOR THE COMMONWEALTH GAMES IN QUEENSLAND, AUSTRALIA. THE TRAINING CAMP IS A COLLABORATIVE EFFORT BETWEEN UNITED WORLD WRESTLING AND NIGERIA WRESTLING FEDERATION (NWF). THE PRESIDENT OF THE NWF, DANIEL IGALI CONFIRMED THAT THE 2ND GOVERNOR SERIAKE DICKSON…

Nigeria’s Adekuoroye Makes It 3 Wins In A Row At Pro Wrestling League

Nigeria’s most celebrated wrestler, Odunayo Adekuoroye on Tuesday proved her dominance by overpowering UP’s Pinki in the 53 kg Women’s category 16-0 by virtue of Technical Superiority. The dancing and energetic Punjab Royals wrestler had in her previous bouts defeated Jaipur Ninja’s Betzabeth Arguello 16-0 and Delhi Sultan’s, Sangeeta Phogat 15-0 all by Technical Superiority….

Nigeria’s Adekuoroye Resumes PRO Wrestling League With a Big Bang

Nigeria female Wrestler, Odunayo Adekuoroye began her campaign in the season Two of the Pro Wrestling League by beating Jaipur Ninjas Betzabeth Arguello 16-0 Technical Superiority. Adekuoroye bagged some amount of consolation for Punjab with a rather one-sided victory over Betzabeth Arguello in the women’s 53kg category. The 2015 World Championship bronze medallist made good…

ADEKUOROYE WINS GOLD AT BAKU GOLDEN GRAND PRIX – By Akeem Busari

Nigeria and Commonwealth female wrestling champion, Odunayo Adekuoroye, has won gold in the on going Baku Golden Grand Prix in Baku, Azerbaijan. In the earlier rounds of the championship, the immensely gifted Nigerian wrestler beat Tatyana Kit of Ukraine 10-0 and also defeated Abdildina Aiym of Kazakhstan 5-2, to qualify for the finals. And in…