Chinshanlo wins weightlifting gold for Kazakhstan

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Chinshanlo wins weightlifting gold for Kazakhstan

Weightlifter Zulfiya Chinshanlo of Kazakhstan set a clean and jerk world record Sunday to win the gold medal in the women’s 53-kilogram category.

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Published: Sun 29 Jul 2012, 10:27 PM

Last updated: Tue 7 Apr 2015, 2:17 PM

Chinshanlo lifted 131 kilograms in the clean and jerk for a total of 226 kilograms.

Hsu Shu-ching of Taiwan got the silver medal and Cristina Iovu of Moldova got the bronze.



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