Pakistan’s younger weightlifter Nooh Dastagir Butt has introduced but another feather to his name by way of prevailing a clean and jerk Gold medal for the duration of the worldwide Weightlifting Federation (IWF) Junior international Championships in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
Nooh, 20, who lately won a Bronze medal at Commonwealth video games in Australia, lifted 228 within the 2nd try to win the Gold medal in smooth and jerk competition of one zero five+kg class.
He had earlier won a Bronze medal in clutch category of same opposition via lifting 171kg weight.
With 171kg in grasp and 288 in easy and jerk, Nooh completed the opposition with a total rating of 399 to win every other bronze medal.
This changed into the primary medal with the aid of a Pakistani at the world junior weightlifting championship. Nooh additionally progressed his very own report of first-class carry through a junior commonwealth player throughout the tournament by lifting overall 399kg.
Pakistan’s quickest emerging weightlifter had ultimate year received a gold medal in Commonwealth adolescents Championship as well, where he lifted a total of 389kg. This 12 months, in Commonwealth video games, he had lifted 395kg weight.