Turkish weightlifter wins two medals

Erol Bilgin of Turkey won two medals at the World Weightlifting Championships in Turkey's southern province of Antalya on Sunday.

Turkish weightlifter wins two medals

Erol Bilgin of Turkey won two medals at the World Weightlifting Championships in Turkey's southern province of Antalya on Sunday.

Bilgin, competing in men's 62 kg, lifted 143 kg in snatch and won a silver medal. Un Guk Kim of North Korea lifted 147 kg and won a gold medal.

Meanwhile, Bilgin lifted 314 kg in total and won a bronze medal in the championships.

Un Guk Kim won gold medal by lifting 320 kg, and Jie Zhang from China won silver medal by lifting 315 kg in total.

The championships will end on September 26.

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Last Mod: 20 Eylül 2010, 11:04
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