Yoon Ha-je (24, Gimhae City Hall) and Jung Aram (24, Incheon City Hall) share the podium in the women’s 87kg weightlifting event at the Asian Games. Yoon finished second in the women’s 87kg weightlifting competition with a lift of 107kg, a snatch of 145kg and a total of 252kg on Saturday at the Hangzhou 2022 Asian Games at the Xiaoshan Sports Center in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China. In third place was Zheng Aram with a total of 245 kilograms (106 kilograms in the lift and 139 kilograms in the snatch).Liang Shamei (26-China) pulled away with a 120kg lift on the vault and won by a comfortable margin with a total of 275kg (155kg on the beam).Lo Ying-yuan (Chinese Taipei), Ankhtsetseg Munkhjantsan (Mongolia), Yun Ha-je and Chung Aram started the fight for second place on the beam with a 108kg lift. With both Lo Ying Yuan and Munkhjantsan failing in the first through third periods, it was a goodwill battle between the Koreans for the silver medal. Yun Ha-je edged out Chung Aram in the long jump to emerge as the winner of the second place fight .It was the first silver medal for Korean weightlifting at the Asian Games. So far, South Korean weightlifting has won one silver and three bronze medals. Before Yoon and Jung, Lee Sang-yeon (Suwon City Hall) won bronze in the men’s 67 kg and Kim Soo-hyun (Busan City Sports Association) in the women’s 76 kg. On Sunday, Korea Weightlifting will look to Park Hye-jung in the women’s 87kg and above category to win the first gold medal in 13 years for Jang Jang-ran (now Vice Minister of Culture, 카지노사이트 Sports and Tourism) at the 2010 Guangzhou Games.

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