Iran’s Jafari Wins Silver at 2021 World Para Powerlifting
- December, 02, 2021 - 08:29
- Sports news
TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Amir Jafari Arangeh of Iran snatched a silver medal in the 2021 World Para Powerlifting Championships Wednesday night.
He lifted 193kg, one kilo behind Algeria’s Hocine Bettir in the men’s up to 65kg.
China’s powerlifter won the bronze medal with 191kg.
The tournament is one of the compulsory tournaments to qualify for the 2024 Summer Paralympics in Paris, France.
The competition will run until December 5 in Tbilisi, Georgia.