Nigeria weightlifter, Joseph Umoafia

Nigeria’s Joseph Edidiong Umoafia has clinched Bronze in the final of the men’s 67kg weightlifting event in the ongoing XXII Commonwealth Games holding in Birmingham.


The 19-year-old lifted 130kg at the Snatch category and 160kg in the clean and jerk category. A combined 290kg saw him clinch Bronze alongside India’s Lalrinnunga Jeremy (Gold: 300kg – Commonwealth Games Record) and Sam


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