Meanwhile in Iran …
Behdad Salimi Snatched 215kg in a competition between weightlifters in the national camp to determine the top 8 for the Asian Games.
I am told his lifts were:
- Snatch: 206, 212 and 215kg
- Clean & Jerk: 250, 260
Update: Scroll down for Bahador’s 261kg attempt.
Update: Iranian Team for Asian Games announced (via).
- +105kg: Behdad Salimi (Bahador waits for MRI results, via)
- 105kg: Navab Nasirshelal
- 85kg: Kianoush Rostami, Rasoul Taghian
- 69kg: Jaber Behrouzi
- 56kg: Majid Askari