Men's Bantamweight - Weightlifting
Melbourne 1956 Summer Olympics

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Men's Bantamweight 1956
Charles VinciUSA342,5WR
Vladimir StogovURS337,5
Mahmoud NamjouIRI332,5
4. Yu In-hoKOR320,0
5. Kim Hae-namKOR307,5
6. Yoshio NanbuJPN305,0
7. Reginald GaffleyRSA305,0
8. Yukio FuruyamaJPN302,5
9. Song Re-nadoTPE287,5
10. Gaston GaffneyRSA285,0
11. Aw Chu KeeMYA275,0
12. Valli Asari MookanIND272,5
13. Michael SwainGUY272,5
13. Charles HendersonAUS272,5
Pedro LanderoPHIdnf
Habib RahmanPAKdnf

Men's Bantamweight - Weightlifting - Melbourne 1956 Summer Olympics

Event Format: Athletes competed in three types of lift: the snatch, in which they raised the bar over the head in one movement, the clean & jerk, in which they raised the bar i two movements using the combined strength of arms and legs, and the press, in which they lifted the bar to the shoulders and then over the head using only the arms. 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 Bantamweight competition was held at the Exhibition Building and 16 athletes participated in the event.

These results for Men's Bantamweight - Melbourne 1956 Summer Olympics - are based on the official Olympic reports and the Olympian Database
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