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DPRK Wins Three Gold Medals in Asian Weightlifting Championship

Pyongyang, April 26 (KCNA) — DPRK Weightlifter Rim Un Sim bagged three gold medals in the 2017 Asian Weightlifting Championship.

She lifted 106kg in snatch and 131kg in jerk and thus finished first in the women’s 63kg category.
Meanwhile, Kim Su Ryon of the DPRK took the second place in snatch to come third in the women’s 53kg category.
O Kwang Chol came second in the men’s 69kg event by finishing second and third respectively in jerk and snatch.

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