Rio 2016 Rowing: Nigeria’s Ukogu through to quarter-finals

One of Nigeria’s rower, Chierika Ukogu has advanced to the quarter-finals of the women’s Rowing event of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games  Completesportsnigeria.com reports.

Competiting in heat 5, the 23 year old American born rower finished third with a time of 8:35:34 behind Austria’s Lobnig Magdalena who came first with a time of 8:26:38 and Czech’s Topinkova Miroslava in second with a time of 8:29:90.

Ukogu is currently ranked 15th after the heats.

Culled from COMPLETE SPORTS

Read more at http://www.completesportsnigeria.com/rio-2016-rowing-nigerias-ukogu-quarter-finals/#f2j2YEtM9ffkM8pF.99

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