SA Games: Mabia wins gold for BD in women's 76kg weightlifting

Published: December 07, 2019 13:43:10 | Updated: December 07, 2019 20:12:12

Mabia Akhter Simanto has won gold in the women's 76kg weightlifting competition at the South Asian Games in Nepal.

Mabia lifted a total of 185kg to deliver Bangladesh's fifth gold medal at the event on Saturday, bdnews24.com reports.

She cleared 80kg in snatch and 105kh in clean and jerk to finish ahead of Sri Lanka's BC Priyanthi and Nepal's Tara Devi.

Mabia had also won gold in the 63kg weightlifting competition at the 2016 SA Games in India.

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