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RAFAEL CHIMISHKYAN 

:: Born in 1929
:: Country: Soviet Union, Georgia
:: Summer Olympics and World Championships Medals:
   Gold (3), Silver (2),
:: Weight Classes Competed in:
   Bantamweight (56KG), Featherweight (60KG),
:: World Records: 10
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Olympic Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1952 Featherweight 1 97.5+105+135 = 337.5

World Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1950 Bantamweight 2 87.5+97.5+120= 305
1953 Featherweight 2 97.5+100+135= 332.5
1954 Featherweight 1 105+107.5+137.5= 350
1955 Featherweight 1 102.5+107.5+140= 350

European Championships: Medals and Results 

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1950 Bantamweight 1 87.5+97.5+120= 305
1952 Featherweight 1 97.5+105+135= 337.5
1953 Featherweight 2 97.5+100+135= 332.5
1954 Featherweight 1 105+107.5+137.5= 350
1955 Featherweight 1 102.5+107.5+140= 350
1956 Featherweight 1 97.5+105+137.5= 340
1957 Featherweight 1 100+102.5+137.5= 340

USSR Championships: Medals and Results

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1949 Bantamweight 1 87.5+92.5+120 = 300
1950 Featherweight 2 95+100+125 = 320
1951 Featherweight 1 95+102.5+132.5 = 330
1952 Featherweight 2 95+100+130 = 325
1953 Featherweight 2 95+105+130 = 330
1954 Featherweight 1 102.5+105+137.5 = 345
1955 Featherweight 1 102.5+107.5+137.5 = 347.5
1956 Featherweight 3 102.5+100+132.5 = 335
1957 Featherweight 2 102.5+107.5+137.5 = 347.5
1958 Featherweight 2 105+102.5+137.5 = 345
1960 Featherweight 1 102.5+105+142.5 = 350
1962 Featherweight 3 100+105+137.5 = 342.5

Summer Spartakiad of the USSR: Medals and Results

Year Weight Rank Results (kg)
1956 Featherweight 3 102.5+100+132.5 = 335
 

World Records Counter: 10 records

Press Snatch Jerk Total2 Total3
0 3 2 0 5

World Records by Rafael Chimishkyan

Date Lift Type Result Weight Class Location
7/25/1952 Total (3)  337.5  Featherweight  Helsinki
6/15/1953 Total (3)  340  Featherweight  Tbilisi
4/13/1954 Total (3)  342.5  Featherweight  Alexandria
5/10/1954 Total (3)  345  Featherweight  Petrozavodsk
10/8/1954 Clean and Jerk  143  Featherweight  Wienn
10/8/1954 Total (3)  350  Featherweight  Wienn
5/3/1955 Snatch  109  Featherweight  Minsk
10/13/1955 Snatch  110  Featherweight  Munchen
11/9/1957 Clean and Jerk  143.5  Featherweight  Teheran
11/13/1957 Snatch  110.5  Featherweight  Teheran
 

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Rafael Chimishkyan In Action

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