Result: China win women's weightlifting gold

Chinese weightlifter Zhou Lulu wins gold in the women's +75kg competition.

Chinese weightlifter Zhou Lulu claimed gold in the women's +75kg competition with a world record performance.

Zhou scored an impressive 333kg overall to pip Russia's Tatiana Kashirina to first place.

Kashirina set a world record of her own with a 151kg lift in the snatch but had to settle for a silver medal.

Armenian Hripsime Khurshudyan won bronze with a score of 294kg despite failing with her final lift in the clean and jerk.

Share this article now:
You May Like
Recomended from Sports Mole

Loading ...

Failed to load data.

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!
Login, I already have my ad-free pass
Log in with Facebook to customise Sports Mole
Buy ad-free access (show me the options)
Buy monthly ad-free access for £1.20/month
Buy yearly ad-free access for £12 (2 months free)
Settings - Logout - Manage your account
Settings - Logout - Manage your account