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|Does Nigeria Have Any Legend(s)? by Abyjah: 8:58am On Aug 10, 2012|
Usain Bolt is now a sporting legend. Though self-acclaimed, but a legend all the same. So far, no one has refuted his claim therefore I believe it's meritable.http://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/0/mobile/olympics/19204226
The question now is: Does Nigeria have any legend(s)?
I know Farouk is one, but a bad one at that.
Oya, let's know Nigerians who are legends or you believe are legends.
|Re: Does Nigeria Have Any Legend(s)? by Gemma11: 1:15pm On Aug 10, 2012|
Daley "Ayodele" Thompson. One of the greatest Decathlete of all time...but he competed for Britain.
|Re: Does Nigeria Have Any Legend(s)? by Abyjah: 6:37pm On Aug 10, 2012|
Gemma11: Daley "Ayodele" Thompson. One of the greatest Decathlete of all time...but he competed for Britain.He chose Britain over Nigeria and is now a British property. He has done nothing for Nigeria but everything for Britain. I'm open for educating if I'm wrong.
|Re: Does Nigeria Have Any Legend(s)? by Gemma11: 11:02pm On Aug 10, 2012|
Ayodele is still a Nigerian regardless of which country he represented.
|Re: Does Nigeria Have Any Legend(s)? by Abyjah: 7:51am On Aug 11, 2012|
For real? Sounds highly improbable.
Before a sportsman represents a country not his own, he nationalizes to a citizen of that country. And automatically loses the ability to represent his own nation or any other except that one.
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