Weightlifting: Armenia’s Andranik Karapetyan wins silver at European Championships

Armenian weightlifter Andranik Karapetyan (89 kg) won a silver medal at the European Championships under way in Yerevan with a total result of 374 kg.

He won a small gold medal in the snatch event, lifting 178 kg and a small silver medal in the clean and jerk with the result of 196 kg.

Karlos May Nasar of Bulgaria became the winner in the 89 kg weight category, setting a world record (174+221kg).

The bronze medal went to Marin Robu of Moldova (166+198kg).

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