Heavily pregnant woman wins Taekwondo gold medal


A Nigerian Taekwondo athlete has won a gold medal at national level at eight months pregnant.

Aminat Idrees triumphed in the Mixed Poomsae category alongside her male partner Arowora Roqeeb, at the National Sports Festival held this year in Edo state.

Poomsae is a sequence of movements made up of the fundamental elements of Taekwondo.

Idrees and Roque were representing Lagos at the tournament.

Credit: BBC.COM