News and Media


All about strength and technique

Thailand’s CHAIDEE Duanganksorn (THA) lifted a Total of 244kg and won the Gold Medal in the last Women’s category of the competition. The battle for the second place was to be decided between the Russian lifter SHCHERBAKOVA Svetlana (RUS) and the Kazakh KAPUSTINA Tatyana (KAZ). Both lifters ended on 228kg and the Silver medal was awarded to SHCHERBAKOVA on bodyweight. Lifting 2kg more in the Snatch and 2kg less in the Clean and Jerk, KAPUSTINA got the Bronze.

In the Men’s 85kg bodyweight category KHUGAEV Khetag (RUS) got the Gold for Russia. Dominating the field and lifting 34kg more than Silver Medallist SOBIROV Farkhodbek (UZB), he showed his supremacy on stage.

The Bronze Medal was awarded to the Egyptian lifter SHOSHA Mohamed (EGY) for his Total of 318kg.