NSF: Team Nasarawa harvests 4 additional medals

From Esther Akaa, Asaba

Team Nasarawa on Tuesday harvested four additional medals at the ongoing National Sports Festival (NSF) holding in Asaba, Delta State, bringing the total number of medals won to 13.

The team won the additional medals in Weightlifting, Kung-Fu, Greco-Roman Wrestling and Darts at the ongoing festival.

It was Ruth Asuquo, who won silver medal for Team Nasarawa in the 49kg Female Weightlifting event, even as her Delta State opponent defeated her and snatched the treasured gold medal.

In another contest, Joy Obanla won bronze medal in the Female -75kg Sanshu Kung-Fu event. She had lost her Semi-Finals fight against Isohe Idah of Edo State.

In Darts, Team Nasarawa defeated Team Bayelsa from the game round 300 and won a bronze medal.

Finally, Salisu Abdullahi claimed bronze medal in the 60kg Male Greco-Roman Wrestling Event, completing the day with four medals for Team Nasarawa.

Meantime, the team is still alive in other games such as Karate, Wrestling, Ayo, among others.

The Voice reports that total number of medals the team has won at the fiesta, includes 3 silver and 10  bronze medals respectively.

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