Goodness Nwachukwu sets two-world records to win Gold in women's Discus F42-44/61-64 at CWG
Commonwealth Games

Goodness Nwachukwu sets two-world records to win Gold in women’s Discus F42-44/61-64 at CWG

Goodness Nwachukwu has become the latest Nigerian gold medalist at the ongoing Commonwealth Games in Birmingham after breaking two world records to win the top prize in women’s Discus F42-44/61-64.

The Nigerian para-athlete was in the world of her as she dominated the category by a landslide.

Goodness Nwachukwu started like a house on fire, throwing 34.84m in her first attempt – a throw which instantly became the world record.

In her second attempt, she broke the first throw with a 36.86m throw which instantly became the new World Record.

She left the Alexander Stadium in Birmingham with a loud ovation winning the gold and breaking two world records in the process.

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Tope Adefala

Tope Adefala is an experienced sports writer, editor, and web designer. A former editor at Talks sports with a great bias toward Basketball, Tennis, Field Hockey, and Football. Former media officer of Nigeria Hockey Federation. I have been in the business of Sports communication and marketing for more than 10 years. Not forgetting that I won the West African University Games, and the Nigeria University Games gold medals. You can find me on Twitter @1topham.

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