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Ogun athlete: ‘I am in Delta 2022 with a mission to fulfill a vision’



Lolade Adeyemi

Team Ogun darts player Lolade Adeyemi has said that her mission at the ongoing 21st National Sports Festival in Delta State is to fulfill a vision.

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Lolade, who won four gold medals for Gateway State to emerge as the best athlete in Dart at the 20th National Sports Festival in Benin City, Edo State, has won one gold and one bronze medal, so far.

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, in Delta 2022.

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Ogun State athletes, who participate in 29 of the 37 sporting events, have maintained their position in the medal table.

Among the athletes, who have made the state proud so far, is Isau Ogunkunle, a bronze medalist at the last Commonwealth Games in Birmingham.

He has won a gold medal in the men’s class 4 individual and a silver in the men’s class 4-5 team event.

Latifat Tijani has also maintained her ambition for her title with a gold medal in the 45kg Para Powerlifting event.

Cycling opened the medal table for Ogun State with a gold medal in the four kilometer team pursuit, winning a silver medal in a 140km road race.

As of 0647 yesterday, Team Ogun has won 17 medals, including one gold and one silver in cycling, one gold and two bronze in darts, and one gold and one bronze in Para Powerlifting.

The team also has three gold, one silver and four bronze medals in table tennis, a silver medal in scrabble and a silver medal in golf.

Meanwhile, host Team Delta started the track and field event yesterday on a good note, winning a gold medal via Gbenga Fatoyingbo in the men’s walk race.

He finished in 1.


21 seconds to clinch gold, while Ogun State’s Isaiah Noah took silver in 1.


24 seconds, and Team Edo’s Bamidele Elegbede settled for the bronze medal in 1.


20 seconds.

Speaking after the win, Delta team head coach Seigha Porbeni said it was a sign of good performances for his group.

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