Mahammad Mammadli was the first to compete


The 2018 IWF World Championships has started in Ashgabat, Turkmenistan, 1-10 November. Members of the Azerbaijan Weightlifting team also participate in the World Championship where attended a total of 693 participants from 91 nations.

Firstly, Mahammad Mammadli has boarded on the platform. He attended at the C group of 61kg bodyweight category.

Our athlete hoisted 116kg in snatch and 142kg in clean and jerk.

Mahammad was the 3rd managing a total of 258kg (116+142) at the C group. The place of athlete in the overall rankings will be known after the termination of the B and A groups.