Okagbare Out Of 200m Final At Rio

Blessing Okagbare on Tuesday failed to qualify for the women’s 200m final at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.

Okagbare, finished fifth in the heat one of the semifinals in 22.69secs, where she competed with Holland’s  Dafne Schippers, Jamaica’s Elaine Thompson,  Britain’s Dina Asher-Smith and Germany’s Lisa Mayer.

Blessing Okagbare won Bronze at the age of 16 in the Long Jump at the 2008 Beijing Olympics.

Blessing is still in the Rio Olympics though and should be in the 200m and the 4x100 relays.