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Asian Youth Qualification Championships launched in Tashkent

The IWF Event qualifying Youth lifters from the Asian Continent to the 1st Youth Olympic Games have been launched in Uzbekistan’s capital and will last for a week more. The competitions are held in a sports hall at the foot of the TV Tower of Tashkent. 133 youth-aged lifters from 23 countries are on the battlefield for the quota places to be won for the Games in Singapore. Due to the lack of internet access in the venue live result feed is not available this time but the Results are published and refreshed on this website daily.
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(News from Attila Ádámfi)