Thursday, August 30, 2012

Nigeria Wins Powerlifting Gold at the Paralymics

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Yakubu Adesokan won the first gold for Nigeria in powerlifting at the ongoing London 2012 Paralympics. He also beat the world record in the men's 48 category by lifting 178 kg, over three times his body weight. Congrats Yakubu, and all the best to the rest of the Paralympics team!







2 comments:

  1. Ugh!!!! Yes...this day I am proud... !

    :-)

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  2. ... a good compensation for all the money that was spent for the main olympics.

    Great ability.

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