Australian super-heavyweight Damon Kelly has won gold at the 2016 Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships in Penang, with Australia also picking up another silver medal through Kaitlyn Fassina on the final day of competition.
Australia’s Erika Ropati-Frost has won a gold and Seen Lee a silver at the Commonwealth Weightlifting Championships in Penang, Malaysia.
Two-time Olympian Damon Kelly has won gold at the Australian Weightlifting Championships at his first major competition since missing selection for the 2016 Rio Olympics.
Australia has continued its strong performance at the Olympics with more gold on Day 3, as they hold down third on the medal tally with four gold and three bronze.
The Olympic journey has ended for Australian weightlifter Tia-Clair Toomey, who pushed herself to attempt a personal best but missed completing the lift.
Tia-Clair Toomey is on a mission. After finishing second at the World Crossfit Games last month in California, Toomey is ready – and hungry - to start fresh at the weightlifting competition at Rio Olympics.