Saudi heavy weight hero wins gold at an int'l competition in Tashkent

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Tashkent, February 9, 2020, SPA -- Mansour Al Saleem, a Saudi former heavy weight hero, today won gold at the opening of the International Solidarity Championship for Heavy Weight, organized in the Uzbekistan's capital of Tashkent by the Sports Federation for Islamic Solidarity, qualifying for the Olympic Games in Tokyo 2020.
Al Saleem successfully lifted 55 kg, 120 kg, and 140 kg to win the gold in the aggregate.
The Saudi heavy weight hero has snatched two bronze medals at the world championship in Thailand recently and awarded Asia heavy weight title for adults, Saudi Arabia's first two achievements at this level.
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19:56 LOCAL TIME 16:56 GMT
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