Nse Uko Runs Into 400m Final In Nairobi

Nse Uko Runs Into 400m Final In Nairobi 2
Nse was a part of the 4x400m combined relay group on the Tokyo Olympics video games

 

 

Imaobong Nse Uko, the reigning World U-18 quickest woman (51.70s) has impressed on the opening day of the World Athletics U-20 Championship in Nairobi, Kenya, working 52.33 seconds to qualify for Saturday’s 400m closing.

Nse Uko, Nigeria’s solely consultant within the occasion will run from lane six within the closing.

The 17-year outdated, the youngest member of Nigeria’s combined relay group that made a brand new African file on the Tokyo Olympics, ran the quickest qualifying time within the semi-final heats and she or he’s set to change into the third Nigerian woman, after Fatimah Yusuf (1990) and Bisi Afolabi (1994), to win the occasion’s gold on the championship.

Also by means of to the ultimate is the 4x400m combined relay group who additionally equally ran the quickest time and a nationwide file time of three: 21.66 in qualifying for the ultimate this night on the Kasarani Stadium in Nairobi.

In the 100m, the trio of Godson Oghenebrume, Praise Ofokwu, and Tima Godbless have certified for this night’s semi-final. Oghenebrume ran 10.35 seconds to win his warmth whereas his compatriot, Favour Ashe (11.00s) couldn’t make it after ending within the seventh place.

In the ladies’s race, each Ofoku and Godbless made it to the semi-final. Ofoku ran 11.65 to win warmth two of the primary spherical whereas Godbless was second (11.59) within the third warmth behind Namibia’s Beatrice Masilingi who ran a brand new 11.20 nationwide file to win.

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Nse Uko Runs Into 400m Final In Nairobi

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