The Greek powerlifter Dimitrios Bakochristos won bronze in the men’s 54 kg final at the Paralympic Games in Tokyo on Thursday.

The Bakochristos medal is his second Paralympic medal and the third that Greece has won so far in the Game.

He was satisfied with his performance and will have his next appearance in three years at the Paralympics in Paris, he told the Athens-Macedonia news agency.

“I am very satisfied. Despite the fact that we had some difficulties and I had some injuries, we were confirmed in the end, “he told the Athenian-Macedonian news agency.

At the Paralympics in Rio de Janeiro in 2016, he won his first bronze medal at the same event.

The Paralympic Games kicked off Tuesday with at least 46 athletes representing Greece in 11 sports.

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Ref: https://greekherald.com.au