27th Summer Universiade in Kazan,

July 6-17 2013

Russian Weightlifting Championships: Diana Akhmetova clinches women's 63kg gold

Day 3 of the Russian Senior Weightlifting Championships which currently take place at the Ak Bure Sports Complex in Kazan revealed yet another winners and runners-up.

Diana Akhmetova, who represents the Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug and Bashkortostan, earned the national title in the women's 63kg event. She lifted a total of 231kg, being unbeatable in the snatch (106) and in the clean and jerk (125). Nadezhda Lomova finished second with a total of 223kg. Bronze went to Viktoria Puzyryova (220kg). 

Russian Senior Weightlifting Championships
Kazan, May 30

Women. 63kg

1. Diana Akhmetova (Yamalo-Nenets Autonomous Okrug-Bashkortostan) – 231kg in total (106kg in the snatch + 125kg in the clean and jerk). 
2. Nadezhda Lomova (Novgorod Oblast-St. Petersburg) – 223 (103+120).
3. Viktoria Puzyryova (Irkutsk Oblast-Moscow) – 220 (100+120).
4. Natalia Grishina (Mordovia) - 212 (96+116).
5. Anastasia Begunova (Moscow-Krasnorask Krai) - 205 (90+115).
6. Yana Kondrashova (Moscow Oblast) - 200 (92+108).
7. Ekena Birshkis (Kemeroovo Oblast) - 199 (90+109).
8. Tatyana Niyamatova (Sverdlovsk Oblast) - 185 (80+105).
9. Amalya Ganbarova (Udmurtia) - 171 (75+96).
10. Inna Ananyeva (Moscow-Kabardino-Balkaria) - 170 (75+95).
11. Olga Aksyonova (Oryol Oblast) - 165 (75+90).
12. Karina Shevtsova (Bryansk Oblast) - 160 (70+90).

Media Department of Kazan 2013 Executive Directorate