Silver Silver Silver for Nauru.
Congratulations to Itte Detenamo winning Silver medal for his country. Who have made his Country really proud.
Monday evening at the JLN weightlifting stadium another close battle between Demon Kelly(Australia) and Itte Detenamo(Nauru). Battle of the Giants super heavy weights.
Itte Detenamo, was very close in winning a gold medal and lost on body weight. He missed his first and second attempt of 218 in the clean and jerk and was successful in his last attempt of 218. Australia first attempt was 210 which was successful and jumped to 221 to equal Itte in total as he was lighter in body weight and took home the gold.
result as follow:
snatch C/Jerk Total
Damon Kelly (Australia)- 176 221 397Kg
Itte Detenamo (Nauru) 179 218 397kg
Weightlifting has won 1 Gold Yukio Peter, 1 Silver Itte Detenamo.
Nauru continues its collection of winning medals at the commonwealth games since Hon Marcus Stephen won gold in 1990.
Congratulations to our team in New Dehli.