Arafura Games: Derenalagi wins gold, Ravu bags bronze in discus event
30 April, 2019, 1:45 pm
FIJI Paralympic athlete, Derek Derenalagi scooped a gold medal yesterday in the men’s open wheelchair discus event at the Arafura Games in Darwin, Australia.
Derenalagi registered a distance of 33.57m.
In second place was Brunei Darussalam national, Hirdan bin Haji Abdul Kadir who recorded a distance of 25.73m and Fijian national Luke Ravu grabbed the bronze medal after setting a distance of 22.11m.
Meanwhile this is Derenalagi’s second medal at the games.
He won a silver medal in the F57 shot-put gaining 9.40 metres in his throw last Sunday.