Two of the five Nigerian Marathoners who went to China are back in the country.
The quintet of Adeola Olufunmilayo, Muibat Ogunkoya,Adamu Shehu,Dinatu Yohana and Sudy Yamba flew the country’s flag high as Adamu Shehu and Dinatu Yohana won Xun Liao Bay Half Marathon.
Adamu Shehu ran 31 minutes 42 seconds to win the men’s category while Yohana emerged Champion in women’s category and also ended in 10th overall.
Also, Yamba and Adeola registered their names in the top ten.
Yamba settled for bronze as his compatriot Adeola finished 7th.
The Long Distance Runners also took part in the Nanning International Half Marathon