Pregnant Taekwondo Fighter Aminat Idrees Wins Gold For Lagos At The Ongoing NSF

An eight months pregnant Taekwondo fighter, Aminat Idrees wins gold at the currently ongoing National Sports Festival in Edo State, for Lagos State. Aminat idrees and Poomsae team

The lady fighter who put up an inspiring show won gold in the Mixed Poomsae category in Taekwondo alongside her male counterpart, Arowora Roqeeb.

Aminat Idrees also won silver in the female team Poomsae category and an individual bronze in the same category.
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This puts her amongst the leading medallists at the sports festival at the moment.

Similarly, in the 2018 edition of the competition, Aminat Idrees won a bronze medal in the individual (female). In taekwondo Team Pair, she also won silver alongside Arowora Rokeeb.

In other events at Edo 2020, Team Lagos won a silver medal in the female team six-a-side cricket, while their male counterpart won a bronze medal.

Edo won the gold medal of the six-aside cricket event at the festival.

Edo beat Kwara and Lagos to silver and bronze medals respectively.

Also, Rachael Tonjo, the record holder in the swimming event won a gold medal for the hosting state.

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