Arm wrestling Shoemaker beats all to win battle in Kumasi

Organised by the United Media Consult Ltd and supported by Kofikrom Pharmacy and Awards centre, the event attracted over 100 participants to the Baba Yara Sports Stadium.

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A Kumasi native, Yaw Danso defeated Nafiu Mohamed 2-1 to clinch the ultimate prize in the Kofikrom Armwrestling Competition, which stopped over in the Ashanti Region.

Organised by the United Media Consult Ltd and supported by Kofikrom Pharmacy and Awards centre, the event attracted over 100 participants to the Baba Yara Sports Stadium.

Yaw Danso, a shoe maker, swept past all competitors to win the trophy at stake,cash prize of GH ₵ 1000 and medical products. He defeated stubborn Nafiu even with an injury shoulder after his corner failed to convince officials to allow him use the left arm to wrestle because of the injury.

Third place Ibrahim Abdulai and Aware fought in a record time of 12 minutes 37secs in a battle won by Ibrahim

The winner of the most entertaining 3rd place battle went home with 100usd While Bright Nanfo of TV 3 wrestled down Nat Laryea to clinch the media title.

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