HIDILYN Diaz captured three silver medals in the women’s 55kg division of the 2019 Asian Weightlifting Championship in Ningbo, China.

The Asian Games gold medalist finished second in the snatch (94 kilograms), clean and jerk (115 kilograms), and total (209 kilograms) to claim the silver medals in the competition which is part of the qualifying tournaments for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Liao Qiuyun of China won three golds bucked by a new world record lift of 128 kilograms in the clean and jerk, breaking the old mark of 127 set by Srisurat Sukanya of Thailand.

Liao also took the gold in the snatch (96 kilograms) and total (224 kilograms).

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