Monira finishes at bottom

Sports Correspondent

24 April, 2021 12:00 AM printer

Bangladeshi weightlifter Monira Kazi finished eighth in the women’s 81kg event of the ongoing Asian Weightlifting Championship in Uzbekistan as she lifted a total of (65kg snatch+90kg clean and jerk) 155kg during her event.

South Korea’s JANG Hyeonju won the gold medal in the event lifting a total of 236kg during the meet.

Monira took part in the competition just a few hours after her arrival in Tashkent along with Ziarul Islam.

The two weightlifters managed to fly for Uzbekistan on Thursday. Ziarul will compete in the men's 96kg today.