Cuba’s First Weightlifting Gold Goes to Adriel La O

Adriel La O today secured Cuba’s first gold medal in weightlifting of the Toronto games.

La O finished second in the first lifting 153 kg, but managed 185 kg in the second for a total of 338, winning gold in the 77 kg division.

Venezuelan Junior Sanchez took home silver with 337 kg, and the bronze went to Colombian Jhor Esneider Moreno with 328.

(Prensa Latina)

Results, Weightlifting