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Taiwanese weightlifter wins another bronze at Asian Games
【Sports】2014-09-26  21:00:33
Taipei, Sept. 26 (CNA) Taiwan's Chen Shih-chieh lifted a combined 424 kg in the snatch and the clean and jerk to take the bronze medal in the men's over-105 kg weightlifting event at the Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea Friday.

Iran's Behdad Salimikordasiabi won the gold with a combined lift of 465 kg and China's Ai Yunan won silver with 425 kg.

The 24-year-old Chen lifted 191 kg in the snatch, setting a new national record.

Chen's medal brought Taiwan's weightlifting medal tally at the games to two golds and two bronzes.

(By Lin Hung-han and Kuo Chung-han)
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