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Women’s first weightlifting tournament concludes

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KUWAIT CITY, Jan 27: Kuwait’s first women’s weightlifting tournament concluded on Tuesday its competitions that took place at Al-Tadamun SC over the course of three days. This tournament was held to serve the purpose of improving player-lifting abilities. Chief of Kuwait Weightlifting Association Talal Al- Jassar said to KUNA, that the tournament witnessed the participation of 34 players in different weight categories. “The goal behind this tournament is prepping and scouting for lifters to represent Kuwait in future tournaments,” he added. “Kuwait has many talents and the national team includes a lot of star players not only locally but also regionally, and the association supports those players in order to represent Kuwait and achieve goals internationally,” he noted.

Photo taken during the Kuwait’s first women’s weightlifting tournament closing ceremon

Al-Jassar mentioned that a lot players have achieved first places and honored on the podium in different weight categories such as 49kg, 55kg, 59kg, 71kg, 76kg ,81kg and 87kg. (KUNA)