Spanish lifter wins 75kg European title

Bucharest, March 31: Spanish weightlifter Lydia Valentin on Saturday earned her fourth European title as she domited the women’s 75 kilogram fil at the European Weightlifting Championships, prevailing over France’s Gaelle yo-Ketchanke and Finland’s Meri Ilmarinen. The 33-year-old Valentin won three gold medals in stch, clean and jerk and overall weight, and on Saturday clinched her fourth continental title following her successes in 2014, 2015 and 2017. IANS