Weightlifting record falls at Asian Games

Updated: December 7, 2006, 9:35 AM ET
Associated Press

DOHA, Qatar -- China's Mu Shuangshuang set a weightlifting world record Wednesday in the over 165-pound snatch division at the Asian Games.

Mu hoisted 306 pounds to beat the previous mark of 304 set by South Korea's Jang Mi-ran in May.

Jang failed to lift 306 pounds just before Mu's attempt.

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