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African Games 2019 : Morocco remains in 3rd place with 41 medals (7th day)

Written by FDM

Morocco retained its 3rd place in the overall ranking of the 12th African Games, currently being held from 19 to 31 August 2019 in Rabat, after the competitions played on Sunday (the 7th day), with 41 medals including 13 gold 11 silver and 17 bronze.

On that day, the Kingdom earned an additional medal thanks to Hafri Issam who won the bronze medal in the weightlifting contest in the under 55 kg category, with a total of 207 kg in the snatch and the clean-and-jerk.

Egypt continues to dominate the standings with a total of 85 medals (27 gold, 36 silver and 22 bronze), ahead of South Africa, who is second with 51 medals (23 gold, 15 silver and 13 bronze). For its part, Algeria remains in 4th position in the competition with 46 medals (12 gold, 14 silver and 20 bronze).