Konya Games:

Konia (IP) – Iranian weightlifter Mostafa Javadi snatched a gold medal in the 2021 Islamic Solidarity Games on Saturday.

Iran PressAsia: More than 6,000 athletes and officials have descended on Turkiye’s Konya to compete in the fifth edition of the Games that opened on Tuesday (August 9) and are due to finish on August 18.

Iran's sports caravan attended this round of competitions with 240 athletes in 16 courses.

Mostafa Javadi lifted 163kg in the snatch and 201kg in the clean and jerk to win the gold in the Men's 81kg for a total of 364kg.

The silver medal went to Indonesian Rahmat Erwin Abdullah (158-197-355).

Uzbekistan's Mukhammadkodir Toshtemirov grabbed the bronze with 164kg in the snatch, 190kg in the clean and jerk, and 354kg in total.


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