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Blessing Oborududu’s biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story

IntroOlympic wrestler
Is Wrestler
Amateur wrestler
Athlete
From Nigeria
Type Sports
Genderfemale
Birth

12 March 1989, Nigeria, Nigeria

Age31 years
Star signPisces
Education
Niger Delta University

Blessing Oborududu (born 12 March 1989 in Gbanranu) is a Nigerian freestyle wrestler. She competed in the freestyle 63 kg event at the 2012 Summer Olympics and was eliminated in the 1/8 finals by Monika Michalik.

She won the bronze medal in the women’s middleweight at the 2014 Commonwealth Games. She beat Chloe Spiteri in her bronze medal match.

She also competed in the women’s middleweight at the 2016 Olympics, losing to Soronzonboldyn Battsetseg in the second round.

She won a gold medal for women 63 kg category at the 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games.

She won a Gold medal at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games in the 68 kg women’s freestyle wrestling event, defeating Canada’s Danielle Lappage.

In 2020 she won the gold medal in the women’s freestyle 68 kg event at the 2020 African Wrestling Championships.