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Luvo Manyonga overjoyed with silver long jump medal

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Posted By:Shopprice South Africa

When an expert at physical acts for amusement misses out on an Olympic gold flat bit of metal with design by one centimetre 1 especially after leading at the business end of a competition you might hope for him to be had not come up to hopes.

But 25-year-old Luvo Manyonga was completely buzzing after on top silver in the long jump at the Olympic Stadium in Rio on Saturday night.Manyonga took the lead with his fourth attempt when he jumped 8.28m, and then when he made good out of that to 8.37m with his fifth attempt it looked like group South Africa was on a direction for its first gold flat bit of metal with design of the 2016 Olympics.

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Manyonga Bailed 2 on his last attempt, but he still had the lead. American Jeff Henderson took gold with his last hard work of the night an 8.38m hard work.It was heartbreaking for South Africans, but Manyongas smile and the special event quickly lifted the body-less beings.It was here, Manyonga said or done to get a laugh while pointing at his left hand with his right, saying something about to the gold flat bit of metal with the design. It was in my hand and then that Guy (Henderson) just took it.

Manyongas story is hard to have belief in. In 2012 he was stopped for 18 months after signs of methamphetamine (tik) were discovered in his system.Manyonga has since been open on his fights with substance attacks on and made likely that he was close to death at one stage.But the coming of groups of those close to him of interest Olympic first-rate swimmer Ryk Neethling and Sascoc head of government Gideon Sam helped get him out of a deep, dark and dangerous place.

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That he had made it to Rio was a small, delicate being in old stories story in itself, but that he got a sudden flat bit of metal with design makes the story that much more touching.I have gotten up from my bad beings they’ve been attempting for years to pull me down, but now I made it, Manyonga said.My living already changed before I came here this is just a payment in addition. I am not able to even make, be moving in it just look at my face.

The Capetonian made with a written offering his flat bit of metal with design to his five-year-old son Lindokuhle, his mother Joyce and Sam. I’m line of work my mother and my son first and then the rest, he said. My son is sleeping now.Manyonga said he was not had not come up to hopes at lost out on gold the Joy of an Olympic flat bit of metal with design greater than anything but he was far from done. I’m looking for an earth record, he said.

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