Heavyweight M - Weightlifting at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow - Results

Men's Heavyweight - Weightlifting
Moscow 1980 Summer Olympics

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Men's Heavyweight 1980
Leonid TaranenkoURS422,5WR
Valentin HristovBUL405,0
György SzalaiHUN390,0
4. Leif NilssonSWE380,0
5. Vinzenz HörtnaglAUT372,5
6. Stefan TasnadiROU360,0
7. Donald MitchellAUS352,5
8. Dimitrios ZarzavatsidisGRE347,5
9. Viktor SirkiäFIN342,5
10. Andrzej DrzewieckiGBR320,0
11. Ali Kader ManeerIRQ300,0
12. Mario RodriguezDOM287,5
Pavel KhekTCHdnf

Men's Heavyweight - Weightlifting - Moscow 1980 Summer Olympics

Event Format: Athletes competed in two types of lift: the snatch, in which they raised the bar over the head in one movement, and the clean & jerk, in which they raised the bar i two movements using the combined strength of arms and legs. Each athlete was allowed three attempts at each type of lift. The best result in each type of lift counted in the final score for the athlete.

Event facts: Men's Heavyweight competition was held at the Izmailovo Sports Palace and 13 athletes participated in the event.

These results for Men's Heavyweight - Moscow 1980 Summer Olympics - are based on the official Olympic reports and the Olympian Database
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