On the fifth day of the 31st Summer Olympic Games women weightlifters at 69kg weight class started the competition.
Armenia's representative, European reigning champion Nazik Avdalyan snatched first 103kg, then failed to lift 107kg but in the third attempt she finally lifted 107kg.
Avdalyan began the clean and jerk lifting a 103kg barbell. In the second and third attempts Nazik lifted 133kg and 136kg. With a total of 242kg result Nazik placed 5th.
In a few hours, at 19:00 local time European reigning champion Andranik Karapetyan will compete for a medal.
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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Official partner - Ucom
ANOC press service
On May 16 finals of épée and smbre among men and foil among women will take place.
This year almost 80 athletes will take part in the tournament
The uniform has a unisex design that will allow staff and volunteers of all ages, sizes and physical conditions to wear it.
The second round was played
In the last day of competition the Armenian athletes won 2 bronze medals
Anastasia Galustyan places 7th after the short program