Xiaofei Gu | Silver | Men's Up to 80kg | Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships

Gold: Majid Farzin (Islamic Republic of Iran)
Silver: Xiaofei Gu (People's Republic of China)
Bronze: Abdelkareem Khattab (Jordan)

Start list:
Group A
Yurii Babynets (Ukraine)
Wawrzyniec Latus (Poland)
Gkremislav Moysiadis (Greece)
Ali Hosseini (Islamic Republic of Iran)
Jainer R. Cantillo (Colombia)
Abdelkareem Xiaofei Gu (People's Republic of China)
Mohamed Elelfat (Egypt)
Majid Farzin (Islamic Republic of Iran)

For more information on the Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships, please visit: www.paralympic.org/mexico-city-2017

Results will be available here: www.paralympic.org/mexico-city-2017/live-results

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The 2017 Para Sport Festival will feature both the World Para Swimming Championships and World Para Powerlifting Championships.

Two of the biggest Para sport competitions will be held together for the first time in history in Mexico City from 2-8 December.

The competition has been rescheduled from 30 September - 7 October following the devastating earthquake that hit Mexico City on 19 September.

Around 1,200 athletes, officials and staff from 89 countries plus the Independent Paralympic Athletes’ Team will compete across both sports.