Connect with us

Sport

2020 NIPOGA: Medalists emerge in male and female hockey events

Published

on

Medalists emerged on Thursday in the male and female hockey events of the ongoing 2020 Nigeria Polytechnic Games (NIPOGA) at the Kwara State Polytechnic in Ilorin.

The competition’s final table, signed by the Games’ Hockey Coordinator, Pat-Susan Omoware, showed that The Polytechnic Ibadan won gold in the male category after garnering four points.

They one one and lost one match and ended with a +5 goals difference.

Rufus Giwa Polytechnic Owo won the silver medal, also with four points but with a -1 goal difference.

Barkin Ladi Polytechnic in Plateau won the bronze medal with no point after losing their two matches and with -6 goals difference.

In the female category, Barkin Ladi Polytechnic clinched the gold medal after winning their two matches for six points and a +10 goals difference.

Nuhu Bamali Polytechnic of Zaria won the silver medal with three points after winning one and losing one match with a -one goal difference.

Delta State Polytechnic Ogwashi-Uku settled for the bronze medal after losing their two matches and gathering a -9 goals difference.

The Nigeria News Agency reports that the games which is in its 20th edition is featuring participants from 51 institutions competing in 14 sports events.

The games which started on Feb. 5 is expected to end on Feb. 16.

(
Edited By: Gregg Mmaduakolam and Olawale Alabi)

Load more

Contact US: editor[at]nnn.com.ng, nnnnews247[at]gmail.com

Recent Posts

February 2020
MTWTFSS
« Jan
12
3456789
10111213141516
17181920212223
242526272829

NNN News Nigeria: NNN is an online Nigeria news portal that publishes breaking news in politics, business, entertainment, sport, security, features, opinion, environment, education, technology, and the world news at large. NNN publishes only news that is factual, credible, verifiable, authoritative and investigative. NNN is a media subscriber of the News Agency of Nigeria. NNN is a unique media organization that is founded in the spirit of Article 19 of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, comprising of ordinary people with an overriding commitment to seeking the truth and publishing it without fear or favor. Contact: editor[at]nnn.com.ng

© 2014 - 2019 NNN News Nigeria. All Rights Reserved.