The international weightlifting tournament Grand Prix Russia-Yamal, held in the Ledovy Sports Palace in Salekhard in the north of the Ural federal district, is over.
Participating in it were 27 athletes from 12 countries, such as the United States, Russia, China, the Czech Republic, Germany, Greece, Iran and Hungary.
Among women, Svetlana Sabirova, born in 1978, from Salekhard emerged victorious with 280.5 points.
Among men, the first place is held by Iranian athlete Husain Razazade with 455 points.
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