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MAHMOUD NAMJOU 

:: Born in 1918 Died in 1990
:: Country: Iran
:: Summer Olympics and World Championships Medals:
   Gold (3), Silver (2), Bronze (3),
:: Weight Classes Competed in:
   Bantamweight (56KG),
:: World Records: 4
:: More Info:
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Olympic Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1952 Bantamweight 2 90+95+112.5 = 307.5
1956 Bantamweight 3 100+102.5+130 = 332.5

World Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1949 Bantamweight 1 90+97.5+127.5= 315
1950 Bantamweight 1 90+95+125= 310
1951 Bantamweight 1 90+97.5+130= 317.5
1954 Bantamweight 2 92.5+95+120= 307.5
1955 Bantamweight 3 95+95+122.5= 312.5
1957 Bantamweight 3 97.5+97.5+125= 320

Asian Games: Medals and Results

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1951 Bantamweight 1
1958 Bantamweight 2
 

World Records Counter: 4 records

Press Snatch Jerk Total2 Total3
0 0 1 0 3

World Records by Mahmoud Namjou

Date Lift Type Result Weight Class Location
12/28/1948 Total (3)  310  Bantamweight  Teheran
8/9/1949 Clean and Jerk  128  Bantamweight  Teheran
9/4/1949 Total (3)  315  Bantamweight  Scheveningen
10/27/1951 Total (3)  317.5  Bantamweight  Milano
 

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Mahmoud Namjou In Action

Mahmoud NAMJOU
 

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