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Adrian Zielinski (POL): A very special motivation

A year ago in Antalya young Polish lifter Adrian Zielinski (22) reached the top of his category after a memorable fight with Aleksey Yufkin (RUS) and Siarhei Lahun † (BLR). This year he is ready to defend his world champion title supported by special motivation as well.

The 85 kg category competition is scheduled on 11th November, the Day of Independence in Poland (Święto Niepodległości). After 123 years interruption Poland became independent in 1918. “Who needs stronger motivation than presenting the national anthem to Poland?” – Zielinski explained his hard training work.