Laurel Hubbard, of New Zealand, failed to register a lift in her event. Photo: EPA Laurel Hubbard, of New Zealand, failed to register a lift in her event. Photo: EPA
Laurel Hubbard, of New Zealand, failed to register a lift in her event. Photo: EPA

Tokyo Olympics: New Zealand transgender weightlifter Laurel Hubbard gets DNF as China’s Li Wenwen takes gold in +87kg category

  • Hubbard finishes with a DNF in the snatch, making two attempts at 125kg but failing both, while Li sets three Olympic records
  • The 43-year-old, who competes in the +87kg weight class, is the second transgender athlete to compete at Tokyo 2020 after Canadian footballer Quinn

Topic |   Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games
Laurel Hubbard, of New Zealand, failed to register a lift in her event. Photo: EPA Laurel Hubbard, of New Zealand, failed to register a lift in her event. Photo: EPA
Laurel Hubbard, of New Zealand, failed to register a lift in her event. Photo: EPA
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