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Five silver, bronze medals for Iranian club champs at Korea Weight Lifting

Tehran, Nov 6, IRNA - Iranian weight lifting clubs share of the 2nd day of 2008 Goyang Asian Inter-Clubs Weight Lifting Championship was five silver and bronze medals for three adult, 85 Kg champions.

According to the Public Relations of the International Weight Lifting Federation, during the Wednesday competitions at adults category of the Asian Clubs Weight Lifting Championship the weight lifters from 23 Asian clubs competed at 77 and 85 Kg weighs of the games at Kenitex Weight Lifting Hall of South Korea's Goyang city.

At the end of the the 85 Kg competitions, the Iranian National Weight Lifting Team member Mohammad Hossein Barkhah, who has participated from the South Oil Fields Weight Lifting Club had won two silver medals at the Clean and Jerk (C&J) category, lifting 500 grams less than the gold medalist.

In the mean time, Hossein Abroun from the same club won the silver medal for at the snatch category of the 65 Kg won the silver for the total of the snatch, and Hamed Ebrahimi from the National Iranian Drilling Company won the bronze for at the snatch category of the 85 Kg.

At 160 Kg, the National Iranian Drilling Company's Mahmoud Esmaeilzadeh who had successfully lifted the 135 and 160 weighs at C&J and snatch categories gained the fifth stand with a total of 395 kgs.

... Payvand News - 11/06/08 ... --

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