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2022 Commonwealth Games: Adebukola Yusuf clinches Nigeria’s fourth medal

NEWS DIGEST – Adebukola Yusuf has won Nigeria’s fourth medal at the ongoing 2022 Commonwealth Games after finishing third to clinch the Bronze medal in the women’s weightlifting 64kg on Monday.

Adebukola lifted a combined weight of 212kg from both Snatch, Clean, and Jerk to finish on the podium, bringing the country’s total medals to fourth on Day 4 of the international multi-sport event in Birmingham, United Kingdom.

Nigeria has now won two gold medals and two bronze medals, all coming from Weightlifting. Adijat Adenike won gold in the Women’s 55kg, Rafiatu Folashade also won gold in the Women’s 59kg while Edidiong Joseph won bronze in the Men’s 67kg.

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