- Hidilyn Diaz, a prominent Filipina athlete, once again added feather to her already-colorful cap
- She received three gold medals during the 2020 Roma Weightlifting World Cup
- Because of her impressive performance, she strengthened her chance to quality to the Tokyo Olympics
- The said weightlifter is number 4 in the world based on the 2019 Annual Ranking
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Hidilyn Diaz once again proved that she is dedicated towards winning after she bagged 3 gold medals in the 2020 Roma Weightlifting World Cup.
KAMI learned that the award-winning Filipina athlete bested her opponents from other countries in the women's 55kg category.
The Olympic silver medalist was able to lift 93 kilograms in the snatch and 119 kilograms in the clean and jerk.
In total, she lifted 212 kilograms, enough to sweep the said well-fought category.
The contender from Ukraine named Kamila Konotop bagged 2 silvers, while Kristina Novitskaia of Russia snatched one silver medal.
The representative of Tunisia, meanwhile, won three bronze medals.
With her massive win in the World Cup, Hidilyn strengthened her bid to qualify to the Tokyo Olympics this coming July.
In a previous article by , Hidilyn begged for financial support on social media as she prepares for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
Hidilyn Diaz is one of the most popular athletes in the Philippines. Based on the 2019 Annual Ranking for world’s weightlifters, she is at number 4.
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