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DPRK Players Prove Successful at 2016 Asian Weightlifting Championship

Pyongyang, May 1 (KCNA) — DPRK players proved successful at the 2016 Asian Weightlifting Championship.

The championships that held in Tashkent, Uzbekistan from April 23 to 30 brought together more than 260 men and women players from over 30 countries and regions including the DPRK, Vietnam and Thailand.
Kim Kuk Hyang came first in the jerk and second in snatch in women’s weightlifting over 75 kg category events, thus placing first in the total standings with two gold and one silver medals.
Ryang Chun Hwa came first in jerk and second in total standings in the women’s weightlifting 48 kg category events with one gold and one silver medals.

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