Top 10 Greatest Of All-Time


Who is the greatest male athlete Nigeria has ever produced? The answer will undoubtedly be policeman Sunday Olanrewaju Bada!

Bada’s choice is based solely on the worldwide criteria of using honours earned at major global events followed by records set and quality of performances.

There are however nine other athletes who have done exceptionally well for Nigeria who deserve to be ranked among the greatest athletes Nigeria has produced. Complete Sports’ DARE ESAN takes you down memory lane as he x-rays the global achievements of each of the 10 athletes chosen here as Nigeria’s greatest of all time. Note that relay performances are only complementary here as athletes are first measured based on their individual performances and not on team effort…

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L-R: Sunday Bada, Innocent Egbunike, Ajayi Agbebaku, Olusoji Fasuba, Francis Obikwelu

Sunday Olanrewaju Bada (400m)

Now late Sunday Bada was the most decorated Nigerian male athlete living or dead. He was the only man who won…

Source: Complete Sports