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.