"Our Keydomar Vallenilla raised the glory in Tokyo 2020. You are a giant Boy! It is a new joy for the country. Your strength, courage, and determination made you worthy of the Silver Medal, " congratulated him Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro this morning.
These are the only two medals got by the South American country's team, which ranks 51st among the 204 delegations taking part in the most important sport competition in the world.
The first Venezuelan Olympic medal in weightlifting came from Israel Rubio, who in Athenas 2004 got a bronze medal.
The right-wing wants to implement in Cuba the recipe of destabilization through urban criminal groups (Guarimbas) used in Venezuela. pic.twitter.com/U0jIpVAew0