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DPRK Weightlifters Back Home from 2017 World Juvenile Weightlifting Championships

Pyongyang, April 13 (KCNA) — DPRK players returned home Thursday after competing at the 2017 World Juvenile Weightlifting Championships in Thailand.

At the championships, Han Jong Sim of the DPRK bagged two gold medals and a silver medal by coming first in women’s 48kg jerk and second in snatch.
Kim Il Gyong won gold and silver medals in women’s 53kg category while Ri Kwang Song won gold silver medals in men’s 69kg category.
Pak Song Hui got three bronze medals in women’s 44kg category.

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