Even before she left the shores of Nigeria for Brazil, Mariam Usman, knew that winning a medal at the Rio 2016 Olympics would be a tough call. She would not pretend to be a magician nor claim perfection where there is none. Usman believes one can only reap where one sows.
The Commonwealth medallist in the +75kg in weightlifting says she has lost the urge to represent Nigeria at international events.
Mariam was the only weightlifter that represented Nigeria here in Rio. […]