Abdur Rehman clinches silver in Commonwealth Youth Games


KARACHI: Weightlifter Abdur Rehman clinched silver medal for Pakistan in 77-Kg weight category of 5th Commonwealth Youth Games weightlifting event at Tuana’ Imato Sports Complex Apia in Samoa.


According to reports, Abdur Rehman faced stiff resistance from weightlifters of Cameron, Scotland and host Samoa before reaching the podium.

Abdur Rehman performed well by lifting 106 kg in Snatch, 136 kg in Clean+Jerk with a total of 242 kg.