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World Championships from 1891 to Today

World Championships

Gold Medals at World Championships
Weight Class: SUPER HEAVYWEIGHT

Year  Class   Champion Results (kg)
1920 82.5+ Filippo BOTTINO, Italy 70+75+120 = 265
1922 82.5+ Harald TAMMER, Estonia  
1923 82.5+ Franz AIGNER, Austria 115+0+130 = 420
1924 82.5+ Giuseppe TONANI, Italy 112.5+100+130 = 517.5
1928 82.5+ Josef STRASSBERGER, Germany 122.5OR+107.5+142.5 = 372.5WR
1932 82.5+ Jaroslav SKOBLA, Czechoslovakia 112.5+115+152.5OR = 380OR
1936 82.5+ Josef MANGER, Germany 132.5OR+122.5+155 = 410WR
1937 82.5+ Josef MANGER, Germany 135+125+160 = 420
1938 82.5+ Josef MANGER, Germany 135+122.5+152.5 = 410
1946 82.5+ John DAVIS, United States 135+137.5+162.5 = 435
1947 82.5+ John DAVIS, United States 140+140+175 = 455
1948 82.5+ John DAVIS, United States 137.5OR+137.5+177.5WR = 452.5OR
1949 82.5+ John DAVIS, United States 137.5+140+165 = 442.5
1950 82.5+ John DAVIS, United States 145+147.5+170 = 462.5
1951 90+ John DAVIS, United States 142.4+130+160 = 432.5
1952 90+ John DAVIS, United States 150OR+145OR+165 = 460OR
1953 90+ Douglas HEPBURN, Canada 167.5+135+165 = 467.5
1954 90+ Norbert SCHEMANSKY, United States 150+150+187.5 = 487.5
1955 90+ Paul ANDERSON, United States 185+145+182.5 = 512.5
1956 90+ Paul ANDERSON, United States 167.5+145EOR+187.5OR = 500OR
1957 90+ Alexey MEDVEDEV, Soviet Union 165+147.5+187.5 = 500
1958 90+ Alexey MEDVEDEV, Soviet Union 160+145+180 = 485
1959 90+ Yury VLASOV, Soviet Union 160+147.5+192.5 = 500
1960 90+ Yury VLASOV, Soviet Union 180OR+155OR+202.5WR = 537.5WR
1961 90+ Yury VLASOV, Soviet Union 180+155+190 = 525
1962 90+ Yury VLASOV, Soviet Union 177.5+155+207.5 = 540
1963 90+ Yury VLASOV, Soviet Union 187.5+160+210 = 557.5
1964 90+ Leonid ZHABOTINSKY, Soviet Union 187.5+167.5OR+217.5WR = 572.5OR
1965 90+ Leonid ZHABOTINSKY, Soviet Union 185+165+202.5 = 552.5
1966 90+ Leonid ZHABOTINSKY, Soviet Union 190+160+217.5 = 567.5
1968 90+ Leonid ZHABOTINSKY, Soviet Union 200OR+170OR+202.5 = 572.5EOR
1969 110+ Joseph DUBE, United States 202.5+162.5+212.5 = 577.5
1970 110+ Vasily ALEXEEV, Soviet Union 215+170+227.5WR = 612.5
1971 110+ Vasily ALEXEEV, Soviet Union 230WR+170+235WR = 635
1972 110+ Vasily ALEXEEV, Soviet Union 235OR+175OR+230OR = 640OR
1973 110+ Vasily ALEXEEV, Soviet Union 177.5+225 = 402.5
1974 110+ Vasily ALEXEEV, Soviet Union 185+240 = 425
1975 110+ Vasily ALEXEEV, Soviet Union 187.5+240 = 427.7
1976 110+ Vasily ALEXEEV, Soviet Union 185OR+255WR = 440
1977 110+ Vasily ALEXEEV, Soviet Union 185+245 = 430
1978 110+ Jurgen HEUSER, East Germany 185+232.5 = 417.5
1979 110+ Sultan RAKHMANOV, Soviet Union 192.5+237.5 = 430
1980 110+ Sultan RAKHMANOV, Soviet Union 195OR+245 = 440EOR
1981 110+ Anatoly PISARENKO, Soviet Union 187.5+237.5 = 425
1982 110+ Anatoly PISARENKO, Soviet Union 197.5+247.5 = 445
1983 110+ Anatoly PISARENKO, Soviet Union 205+245 = 450
1984 110+ Dean LUKIN, Australia 172.5+240 = 412.5
1985 110+ Antonio KRASTEV, Bulgaria 202.5+235 = 437.5
1986 110+ Antonio KRASTEV, Bulgaria 215+245 = 460
1987 110+ Alexander KURLOVICH, Soviet Union 212.5+260 = 472.5
1988 110+ Alexander KURLOVICH, Soviet Union 212.5OR+250 = 462.5OR
1989 110+ Alexander KURLOVICH, Soviet Union 215+245 = 460
1990 110+ Leonid TARANENKO, Soviet Union 195+255 = 450
1991 110+ Alexander KURLOVICH, Soviet Union 205+250 = 455
1992 110+ Alexander KURLOVICH, Unified Team (CIS) 205+245 = 450
1993 108+ Ronny WELLER, Germany 200+242.5 = 442.5
1994 108+ Alexander KURLOVICH, Belarus 205+253 = 457.5
1995 108+ Andrey CHEMERKIN, Russia 197.5+245 = 442.5
1996 108+ Andrey CHEMERKIN, Russia 197.5+260 = 457.5
1997 108+ Andrey CHEMERKIN, Russia 195+262.5 = 462.5
1998 105+ Andrey CHEMERKIN, Russia 197.5+240 = 437.5
1999 105+ Andrey CHEMERKIN, Russia 200+257.5 = 457.5
2000 105+ Hossein REZAZADEH, Iran 212.5+260 = 472.5
2001 105+ Saeed Salem JABER, Qatar 210+250 = 460
2002 105+ Hossein REZAZADEH, Iran 210+263WR = 472.5
2003 105+ Hossein REZAZADEH, Iran 207.5+250 = 457.5
2004 105+ Hossein REZAZADEH, Iran 210+263.5WR = 472.5
2005 105+ Hossein REZAZADEH, Iran 210+251 = 461
2006 105+ Hossein REZAZADEH, Iran 202+246 = 448
2007 105+ Viktors SCHERBATIHS, Latvia 202+240 = 442
2008 105+ Matthias STEINER, Germany 203+258 = 461
2009 105+ Yong-Kwon AN, South Korea 198+247 = 445
2010 105+ Behdad SALIMIKORDASIABI, Iran 208+245 = 453
2011 105+ Behdad SALIMIKORDASIABI, Iran 214+250 = 464
2012 105+ Behdad SALIMIKORDASIABI, Iran 208+247 = 455
2013 105+ Ruslan ALBEGOV, Russia 209+255 = 464
2014 105+ Ruslan ALBEGOV, Russia 210+252 = 462
 

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