Russian Weightlifters at the Olympics: The First Gold Medal. The Last Gold Medal.
So, it’s official.
No Russian weightlifters will be competing at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio.
For those who might be interested – here goes the fist and the last gold medals won by Russian athletes at the Olympics in weightlifting.
|1||Ivan UDODOV, Soviet Union||90 + 97.5OR+ 127.5OR = 315OR|
|2||Mahmoud NAMJOU, Iran||90 + 95+ 112.5 = 307.5|
|3||Ali MIRZAI, Iran||95 + 92.5+ 112.5 = 300|
|1||Dmitry BERESTOV, Russia||195+ 230 = 425|
|2||Igor RAZORYONOV, Ukraine||190+ 230 = 420|
|3||Gleb PISAREVSKY, Russia||190+ 225 = 415|