Russia's Khabirova wins women's event
WARSAW, Poland -- Bulgarian weightlifter Zlatan Vasilev won the gold medal Saturday in the 85-kilogram division at the world championships.
Among the women, Russia's Svetlana Khabirova captured the 75-kilogram category.
Vasilev, formerly known as Vanev, snatched 167.5 kilograms, lifted 217 in the clean and jerk and finished with a total of 385 kilograms.
Georgia's Gheorghe Asanidze reached the same total but finished
second because he was heavier. Asanidze was better ...
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