Lagos - Team Nigeria is hoping to collect 62 gold medal at
the upcoming All Africa Games.
Daniel Igali, the chairman of the Nigerian Olympic
Committee, revealed the ambitious goal on Sunday.
"I think Nigeria can finish between second or fourth in
the medals table," said Igali.
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"We believe we can win about 62 gold medals, that's the
projection and it's ambitious. But it is achievable if we begin camping
now," Igali said.
"My target for wrestling is to win at least six gold
medals. I will need about 24 wrestlers for the AAG to boost our chances of
getting more medals."
The 11th edition of the All Africa Games kicks off on
September 4 in Brazzaville, Congo.For
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