Armwrestlers fired up for McBerry showdown on January 24


There will be fireworks at the forecourt of Happy FM in Accra as armwrestlers gears up for the upcoming McBerry Armwrestling showdown aimed to get the best armwrestlers to develop and harness athletes.

The competition, fixed for Friday, January 24 would witness participation from reigning Armwrestling champion, Derrick Kwakye nicknamed Asoka_Gh and a host of others with three Pullers (armwrestlers) from Togo.

At the launch on Monday, the President of the Ghana Armwrestling Federation, Mr. Charles Osei Asibey believes the sport would provide opportunities for the to make a living out of it.

The reality Armwrestling event would bring together, on one stage, the top four Pullers in Ghana engaging in an All-Play-All Armwrestling Battles to determine who gets the bragging rights.

Ghana’s best Haruna Tahiru aka ‘Babs Don’; undefeated, Kwakye, heavyweight and showman Antwi Boasiako, also known as, ‘Punisher’; and Lebanese sensation Fawzi George Sauod, also known as ‘the King’, will show off muscle, power, technique and skill to win the bragging right as the best puller in Ghana.

The president mentioned that, Ghc10,000 has been allocated for Pullers who wins a medal.

Mr. Osei Asibey hinted that, Ghana Armwerestling, currently ranked second in Africa would commence its league in the country, the first to be on the continent.

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