Turkish Paralympic swimmer wins gold in US
Some 160 athletes from 19 countries took part in the competition, which took place in Indianapolis, Indiana.
On the third day of the championships, Ismayilov, competing in the men’s 67 kilogram event, won gold in the barbell snatch by lifting 147 kg.
However, he failed three times in the clean and jerk.
The championships, at which Turkey is being represented by 20 athletes, will end on April 13.