Baku 2017: Azer Mammadli ended our performances in Islamic Games


IV Islamic Solidarity Games weightlifting competitions to be held in Baku, on May 12-22, are ending. 130 athletes from 21 countries got on the platform. There are 51 women, 79 men among them. Azerbaijan National Team competed with full staff- 16 persons ( 8 women and 8 men).
The competitions, in the last weight category, were completed. Athletes over 105 kg got on the platform. In that group, one member of National team- Azer Mammadli joined the medal struggle.
In snatch, Azer lifted 168 kg and could lift 211 kg, in clean and jerk. He took the 5th place with total 379 kg (168+211) result.
Over 105 kg weight category, the champion was Uzbekistan athlete Rustam Jangabayev with total 431 kg (193+238) result. Silver medalist was Iran athlete- Humayun Teymuri with total 414 kg (188+226) and Iran athlete-Ramin Rabifaradi was bronze medalist with total 399 kg (181+218) result.