- Nigerian female athlete Blessing Okagbare's wig fell off as she took part in a long jump event
- The competition was at the Oslo Diamond League on Thursday, June 15, 2017
- The Olympic medalist was already in motion on the air during her jump before her wig fell off
Top Nigerian female athlete Blessing Okagbare suffered an embarrassing moment as her wig fell off while she was participating in a long jump event.
The Olympic silver medalist took part in the long jump competition on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at the at the Oslo Diamond League.
The Common-wealth games gold medalist was already in motion on the air during her jump before her wig fell off.
Surprisingly, she waited for her mark to be measured before she went back to pick up her wig and put it back on.
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The 28-year-old finished 7th in that event as it was unsure whether the mishap was the reason for the poor result.
The 'African queen of the track' took it as normal thing as she laughed-it-off on her Instagram account.
She posted: "When you talk about something for so long and it eventually happened .. Oh well, it is what it is then... heads up...".
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