Badminton : Edo wins women’s team event

Badminton : Edo wins women’s team event


Edo women’s badminton team has won the first gold medal in the badminton events at the ongoing National Sports Festival in Edo state.


The team led by Deborah Ukeh Divine defeated Ogun women’s team led by Nigeria’s female number one player, Dorcas Adesokan.


It was an easy passage for the host team as they overpowered Delta state 2-0 in the semifinal, Ogun defeated Kwara with the same margin in the second semifinal meanwhile Team Delta won the Bronze medal .


Dorcas Ajoke Adesokan and Deborah Ukeh Divine won the silver medal in the women’s doubles event at the 2019 Africa games in Rabat .

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