Jeyhun Taghiyev clinched the gold!


On November 9-10, the second competition day of Azerbaijan Weightlifting Cup goes on in the competition hall of Weightlifting Academy, in Shuvelan.

Athletes up to 89kg got on the platform. Lankaran athlete Jeyhun Taghiyev climbed to the highest place of honorary chair with a total of 295kg (135+160).The silver medalist was Ismayil Bakhishov with 281kg (127+154), while the bronze went to Isa Hasanli with 271kg (120+151) result.


About 100 athletes from cities and regions, sport associations, sports clubs, sports centers, UGIM who fulfilled the established degree norms for the current statute and who passed medical examination, participate in the competition. The aim is to control the preparations of the athletes, to watch the substitutes, to select the strong athletes.

89 kg

 N   Name Year    City Club Weight Snatch Clean and Jerk Total
1. Taghizadeh Jeyhun 1995 Lankaran Zirve 88.7 135 160 295
2. Bakhishov İsmayıl 2001 Gobustan Zirve 87.5 127 154 281
3. Hasanli İsa 2002 Lankaran Zirve 81.7 120 151 271
4. Mamayev Yashar 2003 Neftchala Zirve 83.3 116 125 241