Basha, whose last medal came in the Asian Paralympic Games 2018 in Indonesia cleared the bar in all three sets starting at 130kg, 132kg and 135kg for a total of 397kg, enough to take silver in the men’s event up to 54kg.
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He finished behind South Korea Keun Jin Choiwho clinched gold with a total of 465 kg while Kyrgyzstan Azizbek Zamirbek Uluu won bronze with 362 kg.
It was Choi’s first major medal since the 2006 Asian Paralympic Games.
“It’s good to win a medal after a long time, but I hope our efforts are recognized. My next goal is the Asian Paralympic Games, after which I plan to retire,” said Basha, who was recovering. injury in the past two years. .
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