Hidilyn Diaz bags her 1st SEA Games weightlifting gold

Hidilyn Diaz bags her 1st SEA Games weightlifting gold

Hidilyn Diaz wom her 1st Southeast Asian Games gold medal after winning the women’s 55kg weightlifting competition. Diaz lifted 91 kg in the snatch, and then 120 kg in the clean-and-jerk before an appreciative crowd that has been cheering for her from the start.

Thi Thuy Nguyen of Vietnamn got silver after lifting a combined 197-kg (82kg snatch, 115kg clean-and-jerk) while Juliana Klarisa of Indonesia grabbed the bronze with a combined lift of 175-kg (80kg snatch, 95kg clean-and-jerk).

Here is the performance of Hidilyn:

(Photo source: Youtube screengrab – @ESPN5)


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