60 kg M - Weightlifting at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne - Results

Men's Featherweight - Weightlifting
Melbourne 1956 Olympics

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Men's Featherweight 1956
Isaac Berger USA 352,5 WR
Yevgeny Minayev URS 342,5
Marian Zielinski POL 335,0
4. Rodney Wilkes TTO 330,0
5. Hiroyoshi Shiratori JPN 325,0
6. Georg Miske GER 320,0
7. Tan Ser Cher SIN 315,0
8. Lee Kyung-sob KOR 312,5
9. Jules Sylvain CAN 310,0
10. Takahiro Yamaguchi JPN 310,0
11. Julian Creus GBR 307,5
- Maurice Megennis GBR 307,5
13. Hussain Zarrini IRI 305,0
14. Tun Maung Kywe MYA 297,5
15. Liem Kim Leng INA 292,5
16. Keith Caple AUS 287,5
17. Koh Eng Tong MAS 285,0
18. Muhammad Bashir PAK 247,5
Sebastiano Mannironi ITA dnf
Rodrigo Del Rosario PHI dnf
Lim Jose-ning TPE dnf
Men's Featherweight - 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 Featherweight competition was held at the Exhibition Building and 21 athletes participated in the event.

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