SMBAT MARGARYAN WINS EUROPEAN YOUTH WEIGHTLIFTING CHAMPIONSHIPS
May 19, 2010 – 13:43 AMT 08:43 GMT
Armenia’s Smbat Margaryan, (w.c 56kg), silver medalist of 2010
European Weightlifting Championships, won gold at the European Youth
Weightlifting Championships, which kicked off in Valencia, Spain,
on May 17.
Margaryan lifted 240kg in snatch, clean and jerk combination.
The Armenian team also includes: Isabella Yalyan (w.c. 53kg), Vardan
Militosyan and Vladik Karapetyan (w.c. 62kg), Raffi Melikyan and Aren
Nerseisyan (w.c. 77kg), Azat Sayadyan (w.c. 85kg), Hamlet Poghosyan
(w.c. 94kg), Misha Muradyan and Gor Minasyan (w.c. +105kg).