16-Year-Old Girl Makes Weightlifting History

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Yesterday Zoe Smith became the first English woman to win a weightlifting medal at the Commonwealth Games in India. Smith took home the bronze after lifting 187 pounds in the snatch and 233 pounds in the clean and jerk. Ahem.

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daftbollocksmilk
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Well done - she basically can lift both Olsens. The female weightlifting is pretty good this year - and India won a few medals too.

I am just chuffed cos the Isle of Man won medals! And Norn Irld. They never win much at all. GO SMALL CELTIC ISLANDS!