Kianoush Rostami Snatches Gold at Asian Weightlifting C’ships
- April, 23, 2021 - 12:52
- Sports news
TEHRAN (Tasnim) - Iran’s Kianoush Rostami took a gold medal at the 2021 Asian Weightlifting Championships on Thursday.
Rostami lifted 167kg in snatch and 206kg in clean and jerk. He won a gold medal for a total of 373kg in the 89kg weight class.
The silver medal went to Kazakhstan’s Nurgissa Adiletuly with 372kg and Uzbekistan’s Sarvarbek Zafarjonov claimed a bronze medal with 368kg.
The rescheduled 2020 Asian Weightlifting Championships (AWC) are taking place in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, from April 16-25, 2021.