play_arrow

keyboard_arrow_right

Listeners:

Top listeners:

skip_previous skip_next
00:00 00:00
playlist_play chevron_left
volume_up
  • play_arrow

    Kapital FM 92.9 The Station that Rocks!

Weightlifting

4 Results / Page 1 of 1

Africa

African Games 2023: Nigeria Weightlifters Finish Second Best

Team Nigeria finished second overall in the Weightlifting event of the ongoing 2023 African Games in Ghana, with 16 gold, 10 Silver and 6 Bronze medals. Medal table toppers Egypt Finished top with 24 gold, 4 Silver and 4 Bronze medals after the conclusion of the event on Thursday. Nigeria's Lucky Joseph in the Men's +109kg grabbed three silver medals to end the event on a high note for Team […]

todayMarch 15, 2024 4

Featured

African Games 2023:Nigeria Wins First Handball Preliminary Match

Team Nigeria men’s handball team, the Golden Arrows, started their 13th African Games campaign  with a comfortable win against Togo in the preliminary rounds, thrashing their West African neighbors 38-19 on Wednesday. Golden Arrows, who recently finished ninth at the African Handball Championship held earlier this year in Egypt, cruised past the lower-ranked Togo at the Borteyman Sports Complex, claiming all available points. The Nigeria, alongside Egypt and two West […]

todayMarch 14, 2024 2

Featured

African Games 2023: Team Nigeria Moves Up On Medal Table

Six late Gold medals on Monday from Rofiat Lawal and Adijat Olarinoye in women’s weightlifting moved Nigeria above Algeria and South Africa on the Medal Table at the ongoing 13th African Games in Accra Ghana. Adijat and Rofiat delivered three gold each in the 55kg and 59kg events, respectively, to take Nigeria’s gold medal haul to 16 on Monday. Earlier, another debutant weightlifter, Joseph Edidiong Umoafia, won 3 Gold in […]

todayMarch 12, 2024 8 2

Sports

African Games 2023: Nigeria Weightlifters Begin Medal Quest

Team Nigeria in Weightlifting will begin their quest to win medals at the ongoing 2023 Africa Games in Ghana on Saturday, March 9, 2024. Made up of 12 lifters including six female and six male, the team will begin their competition on Saturday with two women and a man featuring in different categories. In the opening competition which starts with 45kg women category, Morufat Folarin will compete by 11am while […]

todayMarch 8, 2024 4

0%