Asaba 2018: Temilola Ogunrinde smashes Hammer Throw record


Team Nigeria has left no one in doubt of its intention to fly the green-white-green flag high in Asaba, as Temilola Ogunrinde set a new record in hammer throwing with a 67.39 metres finish.

Ogunrinde just finished behind Morocco’s Zakour Soukaina who picked up the gold medal with a throw of 68.28 metres.

Congo’s Jennifer Batu Bawsikita finished third by throwing 66.43 metres.