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Jessie Lartey Gets Ghana’s First Medal of the 2018 Commonwealth Games

Ghana’s Jessie Lartey has won the country’s first medal in the ongoing Commonwealth Games.

Lartey claimed bronze despite losing his semi-finals boxing bout to Canada’s Thomas Blumenfeld.

The Ghanaian lost via unanimous decision to the Canadian in the Men’s lightweifht middleweight clash Friday.

Ghana presented a total of seven boxers for the competition and it was only Lartey who got to the medal zone

Last four years in Glasgow, Wahid Omar also won bronze in boxing.

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