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At the European Weightlifting Championship, which ended in the Russian capital, army athletes Timur Naniev and Daria Ryazanova brought bronze medals to the Russian national team’s piggy bank.

Soldier Timur Naniev won the bronze medal at the European home championship in the 109 kg weight category. In total, he lifted 401 kg (184 kg in the snatch + 217 kg in the clean and jerk).

The victory in this weight was won by Ukrainian Dmitry Chumak – 407 kg (181 + 226). The second result was shown by the Bulgarian Hristo Hristov – 406 kg (186 + 220).

Another bronze medal for the Russian national team was brought by Daria Ryazanova in the weight category up to 87 kg. In total, the army athlete lifted 240 kg (105 in the snatch and 135 in the clean and jerk).

The best in this weight category was the Russian woman Daria Akhmerova with the result of 246 kg (108 kg in the snatch + 138 kg in the clean and jerk). The silver award was won by Elena Chilchich from Moldova – 245 kg (107 + 138).

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