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AMADU Yusif
Sport Para athletics
NPC Ghana   
GenderMen
Age43
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Acquired
Classification
T42, F42
Further Personal Information
Residence
Accra, GHA
Languages
English
Sport Specific Information
Name of coach
Emmanuel Anum Sowah [national]
General Interest
Nicknames
Boy Wonder (Facebook profile, 30 Jul 2019)
Injuries
He was hospitalised after sustaining a head injury during the T42 high jump at the 2017 World Championships in London, England. (ghanaweb.com, 25 Jul 2017)
Awards and honours
In 2017 he was named Para Athlete of the Year by the Sports Writers Association of Ghana. (businessghana.com, 29 May 2017)

He was flag bearer for Ghana at the opening ceremony of the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (myinfo.rio2016.com, 06 Sep 2016)
Impairment
His impairment is a result of the effects of polio. (ibisghana.org, 13 Apr 2013)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
11 2016 High Jump T42 1.68
9 2021 High Jump T63 1.50
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
  2017 High Jump T42  NoM