At the ongoing World Championships in Turkmenistan the weightlifters with high body weights will compete today. Everybody will wait for the competition among men in the weight category of up to 109 kg with a great curiosity.
The main rival at this competition considered to be the champion of Europe, the weightlifter from Armenia Simon Martirosyan. We want to remind that he has earned the silver medal in the 2016 Olympic Games.
A weightlifter from Uzbekistan Ruslan Nuridinov has earned the gold medal at the Olympic Games in Brazil. At the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro Ruslan Nuridinov and Simon Martirosyan have competed for the gold medal in 105 kg weight category. And now they will compete for the gold medal at the World Championships in Ashgabat.
A weightlifter from Iraq Salwan Jasim is also considered as the rival at the competition for the prize place. In the Islamic Solidarity Games 2017 in Baku he has earned the silver medal, and in the Asian Games held in Indonesia he has competed with Ruslan Nuridinov and lost. As a result, he was awarded the silver medal.
A weightlifter from Iran Barari Mohammadreza Bassyr is two-time champion of the Asian Games. His goal is to prove that he deserves to be included in the list of main Asian weightlifters competing for the medals.