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

Men's Middle-heavyweight - Weightlifting
Melbourne 1956 Summer Olympics

Weightlifting at the Melbourne 1956 Olympics  Melbourne 1956 Olympic Games - Weightlifting
Men's Middle-heavyweight 1956
Arkady Vorobyev URS 462,5 WR
David Sheppard USA 442,5
Jean Debuf FRA 425,0
4. Mohammad Rahnavardi IRI 425,0
5. Ivan Veselinov BUL 407,5
6. Tan Kim Bee MAS 395,0
7. Lennox Kilgour TTO 390,0
8. Leonard Treganowan AUS 390,0
9. Sydney Harrington GBR 385,0
- Manoel Santos AUS 385,0
11. Kamineni Eswara Rao IND 380,0
12. Bruno Barabani BRA 367,5
Czeslaw Bialas POL dnf
Park Dong-cheol KOR dnf
Carlos Seigeshifer ARG dnf
Men's Middle-heavyweight - 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 Middle-heavyweight competition was held at the Exhibition Building and 15 athletes participated in the event.

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