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Olympics 2012: Okagbare, Regina, Omolara, Others Crash Out

Olympics 2012: Okagbare, Regina, Omolara, Others Crash Out

Nigeria’s‎ Blessing Okagbare failed to win the final of the women’s 100m final of the London 2012 Olympics Games.

The race was won by Jamaica’s Fraser-Pryce in 10.75secs.

Okagbare finished last in the 100m final, running at 11.01secs.

She refused to speak to the media, claiming, “Ive got cramps I cant stand.”

She had qualified in the second round on Saturday evening, posting a personal best time of 10.92secs.

Her compatriot, Regina George, out of the second round of the women’s 400m final.

After her dismal performance, Regina said, “I have no regrets; this is a simple learning process for me. This is my first Olympics.” Gloria Asunmu failed to qualify for the women’s 100m final. She came fifth (11.21) in her semi-final.

Meanwhile, Nigeria’s Amaechi Morton stopped midway into men’s 400m hurdles claiming pains in his legs.

Ogho-Oghene Egwero, Peter Emelieze and Obinna Metu all failed to qualify for the men’s 100m semi-finals.

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