Armenia won gold and bronze medals in the 89 kg weight class of the U23 European Weightlifting Championship underway in Bucharest.
World and European current champion Hakob Mkrtchyan became a gold medalist with a total of 375 kg (165+210) and Davit Hovhannisyan scored a total of 357 kg (161+196) and took the third position. Georgian Revaz Davitadze who came second scored a total of 363 kg.
Hakob Mkrtchyan set an U23 record in the total score.
Armenia will be represented by 37 athletes at the European Games.
Lilth Mkrtchyan lost the game
The Appellant’s deadline to submit a proof of timely filing of the Appeal Brief expired.
Gevorg Gharibyan came second