Libya’s powerlifting national team shines in World Powerlifting Championship

Libya’s powerlifting national team shines in World Powerlifting Championship

June 22, 2016 - 18:15
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Written By: AbdulkaderAssad

Libya’s powerlifters have bagged two gold medals, two bronze, and a silver one in the opening competitions of the World Powerlifting Championship, which kicked off last Monday in Klein, Texas, US and will last until June 26.

The Libyan powerlifters Omar Shabik and Mohammed Al-Eskandarani won gold medals, Faraj Al-Berasi won a silver medal and a bronze one, while Al-Eskandarani bagged another medal for Libya to make them two bronze ones.

The Libyan powerlifting national team is participating in the World Powerlifting Championship with 8 powerlifters, namely: Mousa Al-Drougi, Hussam Al-Azrak, Mouawiya Al-Malyan, Abdullah Jaher, Omar Shabik, Mohammed Al-Eskandarani, Faraj Al-Berasi, and Tariq Makhlouf.