20th NSF: Edo win cycling elimination race

Team Edo on Monday won the gold medal in the men elimination race of the cycling event the ongoing 20th Sports Festival (NSF) in Benin.

The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) that Team Edo won the race ahead of Borno and Oyo State which came second and third respectively.

In the female category, Team won gold and Team Oyo won silver, while Team Kaduna clinched the bronze medal.

NAN that the win took the host state to a total of 17 medals, comprising six gold, six silver and five bronze, to top the cycling event which was rounded off on Monday.

Delta the overall second with five gold, four silver and four bronze medals.

They followed by Bayelsa with three gold, three silver and two bronze medals.

NAN that Imo state and won a gold each in the competition.

The 20th NSF which began on April 2 is expected to come to an end on Wednesday.(NAN)