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Rio 2016 Paralympics: Team Nigeria updates, fixtures

Team Nigeria are currently 10th and lead Africa on the general medal standing with 9 medals; 6 Gold, 2 Silver, 1 Bronze.

Eight medals have come from power lifting while one gold has come from Athletics, Lauritta Onyi in the women’s F-40 shot put event.

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Here’s the full schedule of ALL Team Nigeria Athletes competing on DAY SIX (September 13) at the Rio Games 

 

Power Lifting

Men’s – 88kg (FINAL)

2:00pm – Opeyemi Jegede. Finished. Came 5th with a weight of 200kg

Men’s -97kg (FINAL)

8:00pm – Abdulazeez Ibrahim

ATHLETICS

Women’s Javelin -F54 (FINAL)

9:33pm – Flora Ugwunwa vs. Poliana Jesus (BRA)

 

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