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KUZGANBAYEVA won the women’s 81kg category

On the sixth day of the IWF Junior World Championships in Suva, Fiji, KUZGANBAYEVA Karina (KAZ) took all three golds in the women’s 81kg competition with six good lifts.

In the Snatch, she scored 126kg, that second finisher, Korean JANG Hyeonju tried to match, but could not lift, leaving her with a 124kg score in this lift. Russian FEDICHKINA Tatiana received a bronze medal for her 115kg lift.

The Kazakh lifter added another kilogram to her advantage over JANG in the Clean and Jerk (98kg), rounding up their Total results to 224kg and 221kg respectively.

VIZGINA Ekaterina cut ahead to the third Clean and Jerk and overall place with 3 good lifts finishing at 93kg, and 206kg Total.