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Dhikra Saleem

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Limb deficiency
Origin of Impairment
Acquired

Further personal information

Languages
Arabic

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
She began powerlifting in 2007 in Baghdad, Iraq.
Why this sport?
"I already practised other sports and I was very active. When I tried powerlifting I loved it."

General interest

Most influential person in career
Her coach. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2012)
Impairment
Her impairment is the result of injuries sustained in a car accident. (Athlete, 26 Aug 2012)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Beijing 2008 Paralympic Games (Beijing, China)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's -56 kg Final Round 5
2010 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Up to 56.00kg Final 2010-07-27 9999
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's -60 kg Final Round 2012-09-02 5
2014 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's Up to 61.00 kg MD Final 2014-04-08 5