Greece (IP) - Yekta Jamali, the Iranian female weightlifter, managed to win the silver medal at the 2022 World Youth Championships in the 87 kg category.

Iran PressEurope: In the competitions held in Greece, Jamal successfully lifted 94 kg, 98 kg, and 100 kg weights in the snatch and won the silver medal. 

She then had two weights to lift (112 kg and 121 kg) in the clean and jerk. She failed in lifting the 121kg weight the second time but the third time, she did it. 

This is the first women's silver medal in the 2022 World Youth Championships.

Yekta Jamali had snatched a bronze medal in Tashkent competitions three years ago in 2019, winning the first medal for the women's team.