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Kazakhstan pockets gold at Int’l Weightlifting Cup in Belarus

3 November 2019 17:21

GRODNO. KAZINFORM Kazakhstan’s Nijat Rakhimov won the gold medal in the men’s 81 kg final at the ALEXANDER CUP, the International Cup in memory of Two-time Olympic Champion Alexander Kurlovich, underway in Grodno in Belarus, the Kazakh Weightlifting Federation press service reports.

Rakimov lifted a total of 344 kg (151+193) adding the second gold to the country’s tally.

The international tournament is the Tokyo 2020 qualification silver event.

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