Rehabbing Miyake named in Olympic weightlifting team

Olympics May 28, 2016

Rehabbing Miyake named in Olympic weightlifting team

Despite injury worries, London Olympics silver-medal winner Hiromi Miyake was named with four other weightlifters to compete in Rio de Janeiro Games on Saturday. Miyake, named to compete in the 48-kg division by the Japan Weightlifting Association, will compete in her fourth straight games. She ...

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Miyake victorious at weightlifting worlds

London Olympic silver medalist weightlifter Hiromi Miyake won the women's 48-kg bronze medal at the world championships on Saturday. The 30-year-old Miyake snatched 85 kg and lifted 108 in the clean and jerk to secure her hardware with a total of 193 kg to take ...