+82,5 kg M - Weightlifting at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London - Results

Men's Heavyweight - Weightlifting
London 1948 Summer Olympics

Weightlifting at the London 1948 Olympics  London 1948 Olympic Games - Weightlifting
Men's Heavyweight 1948
John Davis USA 452,5 OR
Norbert Schemansky USA 425,0
Abraham Charite NED 412,5
4. Alfred Knight GBR 390,0
5. Hanafi Mustafa EGY 385,0
6. Niels Petersen DEN 382,5
7. Robert Allart BEL 377,5
8. Piet Taljaard RSA 375,0
9. Eduardo Parera Alonso CUB 372,5
10. Carlos Dominguez Mavila PER 362,5
11. Hugo Vallarino ARG 357,5
12. Raymond Magee AUS 357,5
13. Leopoldo Briola ARG 347,5
14. Franz Eibler AUT 327,5
15. Muhammad Naqi Butt PAK 320,0
16. Dandamudi Rajagopal IND 305,0
Men's Heavyweight - Weightlifting - London 1948 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 Heavyweight competition was held at the Empress Hall, Earls Court and 16 athletes participated in the event.

These results for Men's Heavyweight - London 1948 Summer Olympics - are based on the official olympic reports and the Olympian Database
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