Yakubu Adesokan wins gold medal for Paralympic’s power lifting…smashing the world record
Yakubu Adesokan has won Nigeria’s first gold medal at the on-going London Paralympic games.
Adesokan had earlier this year in the qualifier held at the United Arab Emirates set a record of 177kg to erase former record of 175kg.
Vladimir Balynetc of Russia took silver with 170kg while Taha Abdelmagid picked bronze with 165kg.
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