Nigeria won Gold in Sweden

juli 06-2013 | Skandik Afrik | People and Events

   Nigeria has just won gold in the ongoing handball tournament in Sweden. Rima HC from Sokoto State in Nigeria won the boys under 12 categories at Partille Cup 2013, the largest youth handball tournament in the world where over 44 countries across the world participated. Rima HC met El- Shams SC from Egypt in the final and won with land slide margin of (19-8).

 2013 tournament is the 44th edition of the game that unites countries from all over the world, with over 20,000 participants and 1120 teams that participated.

In Partille Cup 2013, Nigeria is the only country from Africa that won gold. Other African countries that participated were Egypt, Kenya and Zimbabwe.

Skandik Afrik will share with you some of the exclusive pictures of the golden boys after they won.

Nigerians jubilating after winning Gold in the city of Gothenburg, Sweden.

                   The golden boys touching the Trouphy after winning

          Rima HC from Sokoto State, won the gold for Nigeria




2014-07-06 13:53:20 | Kent

12 years????

Noone of those is under 12 years.Over 16 everybody. What a cheat!

2013-07-08 23:58:00 | David

Let us hope they will celebrate them

Great commitment. I hope they will celebrate them when they arrive to Nigeria

2013-07-08 11:17:45 | John

Keep it up

Thanks for the coverage Skandik Afrik. Good things like this is always missing in this part of the world but if it is bad news it spread like fire. Thanks again for celebrating Africa and keep the good work

2013-07-07 16:19:59 | Sola

Getting back its glory

Getting back its glory among the group of great nations

2013-07-06 18:54:09 | Chuks

Great Nigeria

Well done our hero

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