Azerbaijan's weightlifter claims European gold in Israel

Wed 11 Dec 2019 12:14 GMT | 16:14 Local Time

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Azerbaijan`s Nurlan Mammadzade (73kg) has grabbed two medals, including a gold at the EWF U15 & Youth Weightlifting Championships 2019 in Eilat, Israel, AZERTAC reported.

He earned the gold medal after lifting 145kg in the clean and jerk event.

Mammadzade secured silver after scoring a total of 260kg, with a lift of 115kg in the snatch and 145kg in the clean and jerk.

The tournament brought together 498 athletes from 37 countries.




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