Iran’s Sohrab Moradi competes during the 94-kilogram weightlifting at the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta, where he set a new world record. Photo: AP

Asian Games: Iran’s ‘Iron Man’ breaks world’s oldest weightlifting record in Indonesia to conquer last remaining mark

The world record had stood since 1999 but was broken by Sohrab Moradi, who snatched gold in Indonesia

Topic |   Asian Games 2018

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Iran’s Sohrab Moradi competes during the 94-kilogram weightlifting at the 2018 Asian Games in Jakarta, where he set a new world record. Photo: AP
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