Andranik Karapetyan (81 kg) won a small bronze medal at the World Weightlifting Championship underway in Thailand.
The 2016 European champion won a small bronze medal lifting 168 kg in the snatch while got 0 points in the clean and jerk.
The Armenian wrestler failed to lift a 195 kg barbell from the third attempt.
Earlier, Izabela Yaylyan (59) had been the first Armenian representative to enter the World Championship who had placed 14th with a total of 202 kg (92+110).
Armenia has seven more representatives at the World Championship.
I don’t think it will be tough in the 57 kg weight class.
The National Olympic Committee of Armenia in cooperation with the Ski Federation of Armenia
The prize fund of the tournament is $24.000.
Andranik Karapetyan and Rafik Harutyunyan will perform today.
ANOC President Gagik Tsarukyan welcomes with enthusiasm…
On August 5, at 20:00 local time...