The last competition at the Championships was held in 109+kg weight category.
As it was expected, the weightlifter from Georgia Lasha Talakhadze (217 kg) became the gold medalist in snatch performance. At the same time, he set the new senior world record.
Gor Minasyan from Armenia who managed to lift 205 kg became the silver medalist. Another weightlifter from Georgia Irakli Turmanidze managed to lift 203 kg and became the bronze medalist.
In the clean and jerk performance Lasha Talakhadze was not ready to give his gold medal to anyone, and at the same time set another new senior world record. Gor Minasyan earned the silver medal with 245 kg. Rustam Djangabayev managed to lift 245 kg and earned the bronze medal. A weightlifter from Turkmenistan Hojamuhammet Toychiyev performed as well in the same weight category. He managed to lift 240 kg and earned the 4th place.
In the total result Lasha Talakhadze (474 kg) became the unprecedented winner. He has set the new world record at the same time. Gor Minasyan became the silver medalist with the result of 450 kg. Rustam Djangabayev managed to lift 447 kg and earned the bronze medal.
Thus, the World Championships held in Ashgabat are successfully finished. New world records made these Championships unforgettable.
Student of the Sport Observer Department of the “Mavy Yshyk” College.