Armwrestling; 10 Nigeria athletes to partake in European Championship

Arm Wrestling in Mali

The Nigeria Armwrestling Federation (NWAF) said 10 armwrestlers will participate in the forthcoming 25th Armwrestling Championships in Europe.

The 25th Armwrestling Championships is scheduled to hold in Belgium from July 28 to July 30

Olatunji Jackson NWAF’s president said the armwrestlers were carefully selected from the Rafiu Ladipo Armwrestling Championships in March and the Federation Cup in May.

Nigeria Arm wrestling Pictures

Jackson said that the competition would enable armwrestlers to exhibit the skills acquired over time in training.

The president added that the competition would be used to further prepare the armwrestlers for the World Championships holding in October in Bulgaria.

“The competition will also be preparatory for the World Championships. October is at hand and to make a remarkable outing, we need to start in earnest.


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