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Marrakech 2014: Mary Zuta Nartey wins silver medal, qualifies for IAAF World Cup

Mary Zuta

Reigning Sea and Shore National Athletics Circuit javelin champion Mary Zuta Nartey has said her inability to win medals at the 2014 Commonwealth Games and 2012 African Championship fuelled her drive to win a silver medal at the just ended 19th African Athletics Championship in Marrakech, Morocco. Having placed fourth in the javelin throw at the 2012 African Athletics Championship ...

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Dadzie wins heptathlon silver medal at African Champs

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Elizabeth Dadzie confirmed her status as heir to Ghana Heptathlon Queen, Margaret Simpson, after winning a silver medal in the heptathlon at the 19th African Athletics Championship in Marrakech, Morocco. The Iowa Central College student garnered 5826 points to take second place behind Burkina Faso’s Martha Koale. Dadzie’s achievement is remarkable considering she is making her debut on the seniors ...

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Marrakech 2014: Elizabeth Dadzie succeeds Margaret Simpson with heptathlon silver at African Athletics Championships

Elizabeth Dadzie

Multi talented athlete Elizabeth Dadzie has succeeded Margaret Simpson as Ghana’s heptathlon Queen after winning a silver medal with a personal best of 5286pts at the 19th African Athletics Championship in Marrakech, Morocco. The Iowa Central College (USA) student, who only started the combined events in January, came second with 5286pts (PB) after winning the 800m final which was the ...

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