Is a day 4 wrap for team Nigeria in Tokyo 2020 with Nigeria still expecting her first medal after an awful performance on day 4 which saw all athletes taking part on day 4 events losing to their opponents.


In women’s -67kg Taekwondo event, It was a close match from the outset in which Nigeria Elizabeth Anyanacho held her opponent to a tie at the end of Round 1.

But Elizabeth Anyanacho succumbed to her opponent in the last two rounds as she lost her Round 16 fight (12-7) Turkey’s Nur Tartar of Turkey.

In Table Tennis women’s Singles, It was a bright start for Edem Offiong against Lily Zhang of USA in the women’s singles round 2.

A match that served some fantastic backhand beauties from ther but her Tokyo Olympics watch is now over after a 1-4 loss.

Offiong Edem took the first set, but lost four games in a row to USA’s Lily Zhang.

In Badminton Nigeria’s duo of Juwon Opeyori and Godwin Olofua lost their second Group B match to Denmark’s Kim Astrup & Skaarup Rasmussen, losing 2-0 (21-7, 21-10).

They will now play their last Group match tomorrow, against the Russian Olympic Committee’s Vladimir Ivanov and Ivan Sozonov.

While Dorcas Adesokan played her first Group match in the women’s Singles of the Badminton event where She lost 2-0 (21-10, 21-2) to Clara Azurmendi of Spain.



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