The member of the Armenian youth weightlifting team, Samvel Gasparyan, has come fourth at the Junior World Championship.
At the Junior World Weightlifting Championships ongoing in the Georgian capital city of Tbilisi, Armenia’s Samvel Gasparyan placed fourth with a total of 359kg.
In the snatch Gasparyan lifted 160kg, in the clean and jerk – 199kg.
Uzbek Farhabek Sobirov became the world champion in this weight class.
ANOC press service
The tournament will be held in Samsun from April 1-3
Gevorg Aleksanyan will join the competition as a judge.
Students brought to the stadium flags of the two cities.
The Armenian athlete had 3 victories in the 40 kg weight category.
The tournament was attended by 70 wrestlers from various Armenian regions and Georgia.