Chinese Ambassador Wushu Championship; Henry Hendrix leads Edo State to Victory

Edo State Wushu team

World Wushu champion, Henry Hendrix led the Edo team to beat other states and clubs that participated in the two day tournament held at in Abuja.

Edo State martial arts team has won the first edition of the Chinese Ambassador Wushu Championship with nine gold medals.

The Edo team went home with a giant trophy and a scholarship ticket to China.

The FCT team with seven gold and the Abia State team that won five gold medals emerge second up and third placed team respectively.

Speaking after the victory, Hendrix said that Nigeria will see the best of the martial arts athletes in the country if more competitions are organised for the country can produce more world beaters like him.

He said the sports has helped him to achieve a great height in his mental and social development and would appreciate if the government and corporate bodies help develop the game.

Edo State Wushu teams

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