Blessing Okagbare Wins Silver At JIIM

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The fastest woman in Africa, Blessing Okagbare, lived up to her billing as she won a silver medal at the Jamaica International Invitation Meet.

Okagbare, who won two gold medals at the Commonwealth games in 2014 in Glasgow, came second at the JIIM with a time of 11.05secs behind Elaine Thompson of Jamaica, who finished at 10.97secs.

Okagbare took to Facebook to share her joy after the event.

“Such an amazing feeling when your name is been called and the crowd is cheering for you.”

“Jamaica is one of the best country with such an amazing fans/supporters who understand and love sports.”




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