1985 World Weightlifting Championships

The 1985 Men's World Weightlifting Championships were held in Södertälje, Sweden from August 23 to September 1, 1985. There were 195 men in action from 38 nations.

Medal summaryEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
52 kg
Snatch Sevdalin Marinov
  Bulgaria
112.5 kg Lyu Jun-sik
  North Korea
110.0 kg Tadeusz Golik
  Poland
110.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Sevdalin Marinov
  Bulgaria
140.0 kg Zeng Guoqiang
  China
135.0 kg Wang Huanbing
  China
135.0 kg
Total Sevdalin Marinov
  Bulgaria
252.5 kg Zeng Guoqiang
  China
242.5 kg Bernard Piekorz
  Poland
237.5 kg
56 kg
Snatch Neno Terziyski
  Bulgaria
122.5 kg Oksen Mirzoyan
  Soviet Union
122.5 kg He Yingqiang
  China
120.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Neno Terziyski
  Bulgaria
157.5 kg Oksen Mirzoyan
  Soviet Union
157.5 kg He Yingqiang
  China
150.0 kg
Total Neno Terziyski
  Bulgaria
280.0 kg Oksen Mirzoyan
  Soviet Union
280.0 kg He Yingqiang
  China
270.0 kg
60 kg
Snatch Naum Shalamanov
  Bulgaria
143.0 kg
WR
Yurik Sarkisyan
  Soviet Union
137.5 kg Andreas Letz
  East Germany
127.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Naum Shalamanov
  Bulgaria
180.0 kg Yurik Sarkisyan
  Soviet Union
170.0 kg Andreas Letz
  East Germany
165.0 kg
Total Naum Shalamanov
  Bulgaria
322.5 kg Yurik Sarkisyan
  Soviet Union
307.5 kg Andreas Letz
  East Germany
292.5 kg
67.5 kg
Snatch Veselin Galabarov
  Bulgaria
150.0 kg Mikhail Petrov
  Bulgaria
145.0 kg Shared silver
Jouni Grönman
  Finland
Clean & Jerk Mikhail Petrov
  Bulgaria
190.0 kg Veselin Galabarov
  Bulgaria
180.0 kg Yao Jingyuan
  China
175.0 kg
Total Mikhail Petrov
  Bulgaria
335.0 kg Veselin Galabarov
  Bulgaria
330.0 kg Yao Jingyuan
  China
315.0 kg
75 kg
Snatch Andrei Socaci
  Romania
160.0 kg Aleksandar Varbanov
  Bulgaria
160.0 kg Mincho Pashov
  Bulgaria
160.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Aleksandar Varbanov
  Bulgaria
211.5 kg
WR
Mincho Pashov
  Bulgaria
197.5 kg Andrei Socaci
  Romania
195.0 kg
Total Aleksandar Varbanov
  Bulgaria
370.0 kg Mincho Pashov
  Bulgaria
357.5 kg Andrei Socaci
  Romania
355.0 kg
82.5 kg
Snatch Yurik Vardanyan
  Soviet Union
177.5 kg Asen Zlatev
  Bulgaria
177.5 kg László Király
  Hungary
170.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Yurik Vardanyan
  Soviet Union
220.0 kg Asen Zlatev
  Bulgaria
215.0 kg László Király
  Hungary
205.0 kg
Total Yurik Vardanyan
  Soviet Union
397.5 kg Asen Zlatev
  Bulgaria
392.5 kg László Király
  Hungary
375.0 kg
90 kg
Snatch Zoltán Balázsfi
  Hungary
177.5 kg Shared gold Shared gold
Anatoly Khrapaty
  Soviet Union
Viktor Solodov
  Soviet Union
Clean & Jerk Anatoly Khrapaty
  Soviet Union
217.5 kg Shared gold Piotr Krukowski
  Poland
207.5 kg
Viktor Solodov
  Soviet Union
Total Anatoly Khrapaty
  Soviet Union
395.0 kg Shared gold Piotr Krukowski
  Poland
385.0 kg
Viktor Solodov
  Soviet Union
100 kg
Snatch Andor Szanyi
  Hungary
185.0 kg Nicu Vlad
  Romania
185.0 kg Pavel Kuznetsov
  Soviet Union
185.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Andor Szanyi
  Hungary
230.0 kg René Wyßuwa
  East Germany
225.0 kg Pavel Kuznetsov
  Soviet Union
222.5 kg
Total Andor Szanyi
  Hungary
415.0 kg Pavel Kuznetsov
  Soviet Union
407.5 kg Nicu Vlad
  Romania
405.0 kg
110 kg
Snatch Yury Zakharevich
  Soviet Union
190.0 kg Norberto Oberburger
  Italy
180.0 kg Miloš Čiernik
  Czechoslovakia
175.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Yury Zakharevich
  Soviet Union
232.5 kg Miloš Čiernik
  Czechoslovakia
222.5 kg Norberto Oberburger
  Italy
217.5 kg
Total Yury Zakharevich
  Soviet Union
422.5 kg Miloš Čiernik
  Czechoslovakia
397.5 kg Norberto Oberburger
  Italy
397.5 kg
+110 kg
Snatch Antonio Krastev
  Bulgaria
202.5 kg Aleksandr Gunyashev
  Soviet Union
195.0 kg Leonid Taranenko
  Soviet Union
185.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Senno Salzwedel
  East Germany
237.5 kg Aleksandr Gunyashev
  Soviet Union
237.5 kg Manfred Nerlinger
  West Germany
237.5 kg
Total Antonio Krastev
  Bulgaria
437.5 kg Aleksandr Gunyashev
  Soviet Union
432.5 kg Manfred Nerlinger
  West Germany
422.5 kg

Medal tableEdit

Ranking by Big (Total result) medals

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Bulgaria6309
2  Soviet Union4408
3  Hungary1012
4  China0123
5  Czechoslovakia0101
6  Poland0022
  Romania0022
8  East Germany0011
  Italy0011
  West Germany0011
Totals (10 nations)1191030

Ranking by all medals: Big (Total result) and Small (Snatch and Clean & Jerk)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Bulgaria169126
2  Soviet Union1210325
3  Hungary4037
4  East Germany1135
  Romania1135
6  China0268
7  Czechoslovakia0213
8  Italy0123
9  Finland0101
  North Korea0101
11  Poland0044
12  West Germany0022
Totals (12 nations)34282890

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