Delta maintains primacy in darts... Still lead table
Delta state maintained primacy with a total of four gold and two bronze medals in the darts at the ongoing National Sports Festival holding in Kaduna .
Indications have shown that Team Delta, who came into the festival as overall defending champions, maintain their leadership occupied since the last festival held in Abeokuta , in 2006.
The duo of Anthony Akanfe and Patricia John dazzled fans at the events to win two gold medals each at various events participated.
First to register is John in the 501 ladies singles and TDB singles respectively while Akanfe won in the TDB event and 501 men’s singles event just as John had bronze medal in 301 singles as Jeffrey Atuegwu completed the table with a bronze medal.
However, Edo State is trailing with two gold, three silver and two bronze medals. Brain behind the medals was Christopher Amin, who won two gold and one silver as he also set the festival record by using eight arrows to win 301 singles event while Jite Onuyoh and Mike Nwabor won silver respectively. (full article...)