It's Different for Girls

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Iraqi women weightlifters set sights on medals at the Asian Championship

An Iraqi weightlifter loads barbell with weights during training session at gym in Sadr cityFrom the Baltimore Sun:

“Iraq’s first female team of weightlifters are traveling to the Asian Championship in Qatar next month. Photos taken by Mohammed Ameen of Reuters, features several of the women from the team as the practice in Sadr City, a shi’ite neighborhood in the Iraqi capital Baghdad.”

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This entry was posted on May 9, 2013 by in Weightlifting and tagged , , .
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