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Team Nigeria still in search of medal

Team Nigeria still in search of medal as Tokyo 2020 Olympics enters Day 7

Team Nigeria

Members of Team Nigeria at the Tokyo 2020 Opening Ceremony (Photo: AFP)

Team Nigeria has not won any medal since the Tokyo 2020 Olympics began on July 23,

The team has so far participated and crashed out of gymnastics, table tennis, swimming, badminton, taekwondo, rowling, and 4×400 mixed relay.

Nigeria – competing in its 17th Olympics – has a total of 60 athletes taking part in 10 sports.

The Olympic Games has 205 countries out of which 54 are in Africa.

Here is the list of the continent’s participating countries and the number of athletes and medals of each country:

China 15 7 9 31

Japan 15 4 6 25

U.S 14 14 10 38

ROC 8 11 9 28

Australia 8 2 10 20

Britain 5 7 6 18

South Korea 4 3 5 12

France 3 5 3 11

Germany 3 3 7 13

Italy 2 7 10 19

Netherlands 2 7 4 13

Canada 2 3 5 10

Hungary 2 1 2 5

Slovenia 2 1 1 4

Croatia 2 0 1 3

Kosovo 2 0 0 2

Brazil 1 3 3 7

Switzerland 1 3 2 6

Romania 1 3 0 4

Chinese Taipei 1 2 3 6

New Zealand 1 2 1 4

Czech Republic 1 2 1 4

Georgia 1 2 0 3

Serbia 1 1 2 4

Austria 1 1 1 3

China’s Hong Kong 1 1 0 2

Tunisia 1 1 0 2

Uzbekistan 1 0 1 2

Ireland 1 0 1 2

Estonia 1 0 1 2

Norway 1 0 0 1

Iran 1 0 0 1

Slovakia 1 0 0 1

Thailand 1 0 0 1

Philippines 1 0 0 1

Fiji 1 0 0 1

Bermuda 1 0 0 1

Ecuador 1 0 0 1

Latvia 1 0 0 1

Spain 0 2 1 3

South Africa 0 2 0 2

Indonesia 0 1 2 3

Mongolia 0 1 2 3

Belgium 0 1 1 2

Denmark 0 1 1 2

Poland 0 1 0 1

Jordan 0 1 0 1

Turkmenistan 0 1 0 1

India 0 1 0 1

Bulgaria 0 1 0 1

Colombia 0 1 0 1

North Macedonia 0 1 0 1

Venezuela 0 1 0 1

Ukraine 0 0 4 4

Kazakhstan 0 0 3 3

Mexico 0 0 2 2

Turkey 0 0 2 2

Egypt 0 0 2 2

Cuba 0 0 1 1

Kuwait 0 0 1 1

Cote d’Ivoire 0 0 1 1

Portugal 0 0 1 1

Argentina 0 0 1 1

San Marino 0 0 1 1

Israel 0 0 1 1

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