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Lifter Simon Martirosyan wins gold at Junior World Championships

Lifter Simon Martirosyan wins gold at Junior World Championships

PanARMENIAN.Net - Olympic silver medalist, weightlifter Simon Martirosyan snatched gold at the Junior World Championships in Tokyo.

Lifting a total of 426kg above his head, the Armenian athlete registered the best result in both the clean and jerk and snatch events.

The Tokyo-hosted tournament is now history. Armenian lifters have secured one gold and two silver medals overall.

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Manager Jose Mourinho kept Mkhitaryan on the pitch until after normal time, then bringing on young midfielder Scott McTominay.
Yaylyan took bronze and silver in the snatch and clean and jerk events, respectively, also securing a final bronze medal.
Feliks Danielyan (48kg) and Vahagn Chalyan (82kg) won a bronze medal each, while Boris Shatveryan (75kg) took silver.
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