Turkiye (IP) - Iranian weightlifter Emad Bagheri has finished runner-up to grab the silver medal at Naim Süleymanoğlu Tournament in Turkiye.

Iran PressAsia: Bagheri managed to win the silver medal in the 109 kg weight class in the event, the Iranian sports ministry’s local branch in the western province of Kermanshah announced on Wednesday.

Bagheri lifted 163 kg in snatch, 185 kg in clean and jerk, and 348 kg in total to finish runner-up in all three categories, according to the department.

Masoud Chatrayi, another Iranian weightlifter participating in the tournament, finished fourth in the 96 kg weight class with a total lift of 320 kilos, the department added.


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