Commonwealth Games 2022: Team Nigeria wins another medal in weightlifting
Team Nigeria have continued their medal rush at the 2022 Commonwealth Games, with Taiwo Liadi winning another in weightlifting.
Liadi lifted a total combined weight of 216 kg and took silver in the women’s 76 kg category.
She also set a junior record at the Commonwealth Games.
All five of Nigeria’s medals in the games so far have come from the weightlifting event.
Folashade Rofiat Lawal and Adijat Olarinoye won gold medals for Team Nigeria while Edidiong Umoafia and Islamiyat Adebukola Yusuf won bronze medals in different categories.