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Ondo Wins 4 More Medals At National Sports Festival

It was harvest of medals for Ondo State on Sunday as her athletes won one another gold and three bronze medals at the on-going 19th National Sports Festival tagged Abuja 2018.

The Sunshine State got her second gold medal through Adijat Azeez, who won the 70 kg Judo event.

Olabode Abel clinched bronze in para-table class 9 event.

Similarly, Aanu Akinola won another bronze in para-powerlifting 120 kg.

In same vein, the trio of Wale Fagbamila, Mati Taiwo and Oladiran Joshua were bronze winners in Men Table Tennis event.

Meanwhile, the Commissioner for Youth and Sports, Mr. Saka Yusuf Ogunleye has urged the people of the state to continue to support the team with prayers.

Mr. Ogunleye said the powers of prayers change fortune, adding that the athletes in the competition are doing their best to win more medals for the state.

He gave the assurance that the state government had packaged incentives for the athletes for doing the state proud.


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