2022 IWF Youth World Championship was held in Leon, Mexico on June 11-18. Turkmenistan was represented at the tournament by three men and four women. The world championship was a success for our team, bringing a total of five medals.
Perhat Bagtyyarov brought Turkmenistan its first medal at the World Championships in Leon. He performed second in C&J in the weight category up to 59 kg, lifted 125 kg.
Medina Amanova in the weight category up to 59 kg finished third in snatch. She took the weight of 83 kg.
On the penultimate day of the world championship Saparly Mukhyev won three medals in his weight category (up to 96 kg): silver in snatch (133 kg), bronze in clean and jerk (167 kg) and the most important medal of the national team of Turkmenistan at this championship - silver medal in total (300 kg).