News and Media


16 Year old FAYZULLAEVA Won

Medal winners in the Snatch all lifted 94kg. As the ranking is determined by the order of performing the good lift, AHMED Esraa Elsayed Rashed Elsayed (EGY) won the Gold followd by BELKHIR Ghofrane (TUN) and FAYZULLAEVA Kumushkhon (UZB).

There was only 1kg difference between the 1st and the 4th place.

As much as the Snatch results were close, the Clean and Jerk was a lot clearer, where, FAYZULLAEVA, 2018 Asian Youth and Junior World Champion managed to lift 7 kg more than the two other medal contenders. Her Total was an impressive 214kg, despite being the youngest athlete in her category – only 16 years old.

AHMED, Silver Medallist at the 2015 Junior World Championships, made it to a 113kg Clean and Jerk and 207kg Total. African Youth and Junior Champion in 2014, AHMED also ended 7th at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games with a Total of 216kg. She won a Gold and two Silver Medals here in Tashkent.

The Bronze Medal in the Clean and Jerk and Total went to BELKHIR, this year’s African Youth and Junior Champion, lifting only 1kg less than AHMAD. Her Total was 206kg.