JAKARTA -- Nestor Colonia could not add to the Philippines’ medal haul on Monday as he failed to reach the podium in the men’s 56-kg division in weightlifting.
Colonia, a Rio Olympian, managed to lift 113-kg in the snatch and 140-kg in the clean-and-jerk, for a combined weight of 253-kg.
It was below his personal best of 124-kg in the snatch and 158-kg in the clean-and-jerk.
Colonia, a native of Zamboanga City, had attempted to lift 150-kg in the clean-and-jerk, but fell short in his last two attempts.
The 26-year-old Colonia finished in seventh place.
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