Eucharia Iyiazi on Thursday elevated Staff Nigeria’s medals haul on the ongoing 2020 Paralympic Video games in Tokyo by successful a bronze medal within the ladies’s seated shot put occasion.
Within the remaining of the occasion’s F57 class on the Olympic Stadium, Iyiazi had a season-best throw of 10.40 metres to complete third and declare the bronze medal.
Algeria’s Safia Djelal, the world, and Paralympic record-holder within the F56 class of the occasion created a brand new world report within the F57 with 11.29m to win the gold medal.
China’s Xu Milan heaved 10.81m to complete second and win the silver medal.
Iyiazi’s victory took Nigeria’s medals tally on the Tokyo Paralympics to 3 gold, one silver, and 4 bronze medals.
The 2020 Paralympics will finish on Sunday.
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