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Zoe Newson wins para powerlifting gold as Nigerian duo are disqualified for arriving late

Nigeria’s perfect para powerlifting Commonwealth Games record was ended when two of their athletes were disqualified for turning up late for an event won by England’s Zoe Newson.Tokyo Paralympic champion Latifat Tijani and Onyinyechi Mark were among the favourites to win women’s lightweight gold at Birmingham 2022.The pair were disqualified after arriving 25 minutes late for the appointed kit check time, although the Nigeria Commonwealth Games Federation protested against the decision in saying they were unaware of the time agreed at a technical meeting in August.A Birmingham 2022 statement read: “Two athletes from the Nigeria team were disqualified due to...
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Commonwealth Games: England's Zoe Newson wins powerlifting gold

Watch as England's Zoe Newson and Olivia Broome secure the gold and silver medals in the women's lightweight powerlifting final on day seven of the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. FOLLOW LIVE: Live text commentary and streams. Live coverage across the BBC. Available to UK users only.
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Zoe Newson takes gold in para powerlifting as late Nigerian duo are disqualified

Nigeria’s perfect para powerlifting Commonwealth Games record was ended when two of their athletes were disqualified for turning up late for an event won by England’s Zoe Newson. Tokyo Paralympic champion Latifat Tijani and Onyinyechi Mark were among the favourites to win women’s lightweight gold at Birmingham 2022....
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Para-powerlifter Zoe Newson wins silver at World Championships

Britain's Zoe Newson clinched silver in the 45kg division at the World Para-powerlifting championships in Georgia. The 28-year-old from Suffolk had a best lift of 94kg with China's Zhe Cui taking gold with 103kg. There was drama as Paralympic champion Latifat Tijani from Nigeria failed with all three of her...
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