Vanessa Sarno 5th at Debut in World Championships

Vanessa Sarno Places 5th at World Champs

Vanessa Sarno wins 2 gold medals Asian Weightlifting Championships.

Dubbed as the next Hidilyn Diaz, the 18-year old Boholana bagged two gold medals and one silver at the 2020 Asian Championships in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
Sarno lifted 101 kgs to take the silver in the snatch, then produced a huge heave of 128 kgs in the clean and jerk for a 229 kg total for the gold medals.
Gulnabat Kadydrova of Turkmenistan beat Sarno in the snatch by 1 kg, grabbed the silver medals in the clean and jerk (121 kgs), and the total lift (223 kgs).
Sarno swept the gold medals in the 2019 Online Youth World Cup and carted two gold and one silver in the 2019 Asian Youth and Junior competition in Pyongyang, North Korea.


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