World Athletics Championship.. Nigerian-born Bahraini sprinter wins gold for adopted country


Nigerian-born Bahraini sprinter, Salwa Eid-Naser, originally named, Eberechukwu Agbapuonwu from Onitsha, Anambra State has won a gold medal at the ongoing World Athletics Championship holding in Doha, Qatar
She became a World Champion, running the 3rd fastest time in history win the Women’s 400m title for her adopted Country, Bahrain.Salwa Eid Naser is a Nigerian-born Bahraini athlete sprinter who specialises in the 400 metres. She is the 2019 World Champion in the event with a personal best time of 48.14 seconds, thus becoming the first Asian woman to win the event at the world championship.


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