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Bronze medal of the Turkmen weightlifter at the World Championships
12 Mar
Bronze medal of the Turkmen weightlifter at the World Championships

March 12, 2019. According to the State News Agency of Turkmenistan the athlete from Turkmenistan Bektimur Reyimov won a bronze medal in the World Weightlifting Junior Championship held in the United States these days.

Turkmen athlete  won the awards in the weight category up to 67 kilograms. In a snatch, the Turkmen athlete managed to lift 122 kilograms, while in a jerk he conquered a barbell weighing as much as 147 kg. As a result, our athlete won the third place in terms of the biathlon. In total, Reyimov raised 269 kg, remaining a step away from the “silver”, as he lost to his rival from Georgia Gurami Giorbelidze by only one kilogram.