Powerlifter brings second bronze from Paralympics

Ulaanbaatar /MONTSAME/ Powerlifter E.Sodnompeljee won the bronze medal in men’s 88 kg category at the Paralympic Games 2016, being held in Rio de Janeiro of Brazil. He lifted 210 kg in the first round and ordered 217 kg, and lifted this weight in the third round.

In overall score, the Mongolian powerlifter has satisfied the bronze medal, which is the second medal of Mongolian team at the Rio 2016 Paralympics and the third medal in the Mongolian Paralympic history.

Mongolia sent 8 athletes to the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games.