Meet Africa Finest Wrestler- Blessing Oborududu


Name;                 Blessing Oborududu
Born;                   12 March 1989
Weight;              63Kg
State;                 Bayelsa (Southern Region, Gbanranu)
Nationality;     Nigeria

Medals won by  Oborududu at various tournaments

Five times Africa Champion

Gold at the 2010 Africa Senior Championship in Cairo, Egypt

Gold at the 2011 Africa Senior Championship in Dakar, Senegal

Gold at the 2013 Africa Senior Championship in Chad, Niger

Gold at the 2014 Africa Senior Championship in Tunis, Tunisia

Gold at the 2015 Africa  Championship in Alexandra, Egypt.

Two times commonwealth medalist

Silver at the 2010 Commonwealth games in Delhi, India

Bronze at the 2014 Commonwealth games in Glasgow, Scotland

Also won Gold at the 2013 Commonwealth championship held in Johannesburg, South Africa and was voted Best wrestler of the Tournament.

1 Time Olympian at 2012 Olympic games in London

She has participated in 3 World Wrestling Championships

2009 FILA Wrestling World Championships held at the Messecenter Herning exhibition center in Herning, Denmark

2010 FILA Wrestling World Championships held at the Olympic Stadium in Moscow, Russia.

2011 FILA Wrestling World Championships was held at the Sinan Erdem Dome in Istanbul, Turkey

She is currently ranked 16th in the World.

She will be participating at the ongoing 11th All Africa Games.




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