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

Men's Featherweight - Weightlifting
Melbourne 1956 Summer Olympics

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Men's Featherweight 1956
Isaac BergerUSA352,5WR
Yevgeny MinayevURS342,5
Marian ZielinskiPOL335,0
4. Rodney WilkesTTO330,0
5. Hiroyoshi ShiratoriJPN325,0
6. Georg MiskeGER320,0
7. Tan Ser CherSIN315,0
8. Lee Kyung-sobKOR312,5
9. Jules SylvainCAN310,0
10. Takahiro YamaguchiJPN310,0
11. Julian CreusGBR307,5
11. Maurice MegennisGBR307,5
13. Hussain ZarriniIRI305,0
14. Tun Maung KyweMYA297,5
15. Liem Kim LengINA292,5
16. Keith CapleAUS287,5
17. Koh Eng TongMAS285,0
18. Muhammad BashirPAK247,5
Sebastiano MannironiITAdnf
Rodrigo Del RosarioPHIdnf
Lim Jose-ningTPEdnf

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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