Jamjang Deru wins three medals in Asian Youth Weightlifting

Last Updated: May 28, 2013, 18:57 PM IST

New Delhi: Jamjang Deru won three medals, including two gold, in the boy`s 50kg category to open India`s account on the opening day of the 15th Asian Youth Weightlifting Championships in Doha on Tuesday.

Jamang bagged a silver in snatch with an effort of 87kg before adding a gold to his kitty in clean and jerk with a lift of 113kg. He signed off with a gold in total lift with an effort of 200kg.

The Arunachali had stood fourth in IWF Youth World Championships at Tashkent in April with a total lift of 195kg.