Feb 18, 2020, 5:08 PM
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Iran's weightlifters grab 2 silver medals at Asian champs

Tehran, Feb 18, IRNA – Iranian weightlifters bagged two silver medals in the weight category of 102 kg at 2020 Asian Junior Weightlifting Championships that is underway in Tashkent.

Hassan Emadi failed to lift 137 kg in his 1st attempt of the snatch field but lifted the weight in the 2nd attempt.

Also, he lifted 146 kg in the 3rd attempt and received a silver medal.

Another Iranian athlete Abolfazl Khakpour lifted 145, 151 and 154 kg respectively and won a silver medal.

The Iranian athletes received no medals in the clean and jerk.


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