1989 World Weightlifting Championships

The following is the final results of the 1989 World Weightlifting Championships. Men's competition were held in Athens, Greece and Women's competition were held in Manchester, United Kingdom.

Medal summaryEdit

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
52 kg
Snatch He Zhuoqiang
  China
117.5 kg Ivan Ivanov
  Bulgaria
117.5 kg Traian Cihărean
  Romania
115.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Ivan Ivanov
  Bulgaria
155.0 kg
WR
Traian Cihărean
  Romania
145.0 kg He Zhuoqiang
  China
145.0 kg
Total Ivan Ivanov
  Bulgaria
272.5 kg
WR
He Zhuoqiang
  China
262.5 kg Traian Cihărean
  Romania
260.0 kg
56 kg
Snatch Liu Shoubin
  China
130.0 kg Hafiz Suleymanov
  Soviet Union
130.0 kg He Yingqiang
  China
125.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Hafiz Suleymanov
  Soviet Union
157.5 kg Chun Byung-kwan
  South Korea
155.0 kg Liu Shoubin
  China
155.0 kg
Total Hafiz Suleymanov
  Soviet Union
287.5 kg Liu Shoubin
  China
285.0 kg He Yingqiang
  China
280.0 kg
60 kg
Snatch Naim Süleymanoğlu
  Turkey
145.0 kg Attila Czanka
  Romania
137.5 kg Ri Jae-son
  North Korea
137.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Naim Süleymanoğlu
  Turkey
172.5 kg Nikolay Peshalov
  Bulgaria
170.0 kg Attila Czanka
  Romania
167.5 kg
Total Naim Süleymanoğlu
  Turkey
317.5 kg Nikolay Peshalov
  Bulgaria
307.5 kg Attila Czanka
  Romania
305.0 kg
67.5 kg
Snatch Israel Militosyan
  Soviet Union
160.0 kg
WR
Yoto Yotov
  Bulgaria
155.0 kg Kim Myong-nam
  North Korea
152.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Israel Militosyan
  Soviet Union
187.5 kg Andreas Behm
  East Germany
182.5 kg Yoto Yotov
  Bulgaria
182.5 kg
Total Israel Militosyan
  Soviet Union
347.5 kg Yoto Yotov
  Bulgaria
337.5 kg Kim Myong-nam
  North Korea
327.5 kg
75 kg
Snatch Cai Yanshu
  China
160.0 kg Altimurat Orazdurdiev
  Soviet Union
160.0 kg Pablo Lara
  Cuba
157.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Altimurat Orazdurdiev
  Soviet Union
202.5 kg Jon Chol-ho
  North Korea
200.0 kg Aleksandar Varbanov
  Bulgaria
200.0 kg
Total Altimurat Orazdurdiev
  Soviet Union
362.5 kg Pablo Lara
  Cuba
357.5 kg Jon Chol-ho
  North Korea
355.0 kg
82.5 kg
Snatch Kiril Kounev
  Bulgaria
172.5 kg Ingo Steinhöfel
  East Germany
170.0 kg Sergey Li
  Soviet Union
170.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Kiril Kounev
  Bulgaria
212.5 kg Plamen Bratoychev
  Bulgaria
210.0 kg Ingo Steinhöfel
  East Germany
207.5 kg
Total Kiril Kounev
  Bulgaria
385.0 kg Plamen Bratoychev
  Bulgaria
380.0 kg Ingo Steinhöfel
  East Germany
377.5 kg
90 kg
Snatch Sergey Syrtsov
  Soviet Union
185.0 kg Anatoly Khrapaty
  Soviet Union
185.0 kg Ivan Chakarov
  Bulgaria
180.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Anatoly Khrapaty
  Soviet Union
230.0 kg Sergey Syrtsov
  Soviet Union
222.5 kg Ivan Chakarov
  Bulgaria
220.0 kg
Total Anatoly Khrapaty
  Soviet Union
415.0 kg Sergey Syrtsov
  Soviet Union
407.5 kg Ivan Chakarov
  Bulgaria
400.0 kg
100 kg
Snatch Nicu Vlad
  Romania
190.0 kg Petar Stefanov
  Bulgaria
187.5 kg Pavel Kuznetsov
  Soviet Union
180.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Petar Stefanov
  Bulgaria
227.5 kg Udo Guse
  East Germany
222.5 kg Nicu Vlad
  Romania
222.5 kg
Total Petar Stefanov
  Bulgaria
415.0 kg Nicu Vlad
  Romania
412.5 kg Pavel Kuznetsov
  Soviet Union
400.0 kg
110 kg
Snatch Ronny Weller
  East Germany
202.5 kg Yury Zakharevich
  Soviet Union
202.5 kg Andrew Davies
  Great Britain
185.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Stefan Botev
  Bulgaria
242.5 kg Mirosław Dąbrowski
  Poland
212.5 kg Andrew Davies
  Great Britain
210.0 kg
Total Stefan Botev
  Bulgaria
427.5 kg Andrew Davies
  Great Britain
395.0 kg Mirosław Dąbrowski
  Poland
382.5 kg
+110 kg
Snatch Aleksandr Kurlovich
  Soviet Union
215.0 kg Rizvan Geliskhanov
  Soviet Union
200.0 kg Michael Schubert
  East Germany
195.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Aleksandr Kurlovich
  Soviet Union
245.0 kg Manfred Nerlinger
  West Germany
242.5 kg Rizvan Geliskhanov
  Soviet Union
232.5 kg
Total Aleksandr Kurlovich
  Soviet Union
460.0 kg Rizvan Geliskhanov
  Soviet Union
432.5 kg Michael Schubert
  East Germany
425.0 kg

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
44 kg
Snatch Xing Fen
  China
72.5 kg
WR
Kunjarani Devi
  India
57.5 kg Bastiyah Said Muhamad
  Indonesia
57.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Xing Fen
  China
92.5 kg
WR
Kunjarani Devi
  India
75.0 kg Bastiyah Said Muhamad
  Indonesia
72.5 kg
Total Xing Fen
  China
165.0 kg
WR
Kunjarani Devi
  India
132.5 kg Bastiyah Said Muhamad
  Indonesia
130.0 kg
48 kg
Snatch Huang Xiaoyu
  China
75.0 kg Choi Myung-shik
  South Korea
65.0 kg Robin Byrd
  United States
62.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Huang Xiaoyu
  China
97.5 kg
WR
Choi Myung-shik
  South Korea
82.5 kg Chu Nan-mei
  Chinese Taipei
77.5 kg
Total Huang Xiaoyu
  China
172.5 kg
WR
Choi Myung-shik
  South Korea
147.5 kg Chu Nan-mei
  Chinese Taipei
137.5 kg
52 kg
Snatch Peng Liping
  China
77.5 kg Hiromi Uemura
  Japan
70.0 kg Chhaya Adak
  India
65.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Peng Liping
  China
107.5 kg
WR
Hiromi Uemura
  Japan
85.0 kg Siyka Stoeva
  Bulgaria
82.5 kg
Total Peng Liping
  China
185.0 kg
WR
Hiromi Uemura
  Japan
155.0 kg Siyka Stoeva
  Bulgaria
147.5 kg
56 kg
Snatch Xing Liwei
  China
77.5 kg Lalita Polley
  India
72.5 kg Janeta Georgieva
  Bulgaria
77.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Xing Liwei
  China
102.5 kg Shyamala Shetty
  India
92.5 kg Yang Mei-tzu
  Chinese Taipei
90.0 kg
Total Xing Liwei
  China
180.0 kg Janeta Georgieva
  Bulgaria
162.5 kg Lalita Polley
  India
160.0 kg
60 kg
Snatch Ma Na
  China
87.5 kg Camelia Nikolaeva
  Bulgaria
87.5 kg
WR
Daniela Kerkelova
  Bulgaria
82.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Ma Na
  China
115.0 kg Camelia Nikolaeva
  Bulgaria
115.0 kg
WR
Maria Christoforidou
  Greece
100.0 kg
Total Ma Na
  China
202.5 kg Camelia Nikolaeva
  Bulgaria
202.5 kg
WR
Daniela Kerkelova
  Bulgaria
182.5 kg
67.5 kg
Snatch Guo Qiuxiang
  China
97.5 kg
WR
Mária Takács
  Hungary
87.5 kg Diana Fuhrman
  United States
87.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Guo Qiuxiang
  China
122.5 kg
WR
Mária Takács
  Hungary
112.5 kg Kumi Haseba
  Japan
107.5 kg
Total Guo Qiuxiang
  China
220.0 kg
WR
Mária Takács
  Hungary
200.0 kg Valkana Tosheva
  Bulgaria
190.0 kg
75 kg
Snatch Milena Trendafilova
  Bulgaria
95.0 kg
WR
Arlys Kovach
  United States
92.5 kg Zhang Xiaoli
  China
90.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Milena Trendafilova
  Bulgaria
125.0 kg Zhang Xiaoli
  China
125.0 kg
WR
Chen Shu-chih
  Chinese Taipei
110.0 kg
Total Milena Trendafilova
  Bulgaria
220.0 kg
WR
Zhang Xiaoli
  China
215.0 kg Arlys Kovach
  United States
202.5 kg
82.5 kg
Snatch Li Hongling
  China
102.5 kg
WR
María Isabel Urrutia
  Colombia
100.0 kg Judy Oakes
  Great Britain
87.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Li Hongling
  China
137.5 kg
WR
María Isabel Urrutia
  Colombia
130.0 kg Erika Takács
  Hungary
117.5 kg
Total Li Hongling
  China
240.0 kg
WR
María Isabel Urrutia
  Colombia
230.0 kg Judy Oakes
  Great Britain
202.5 kg
+82.5 kg
Snatch Karyn Marshall
  United States
110.0 kg
WR
Han Changmei
  China
105.0 kg Christina Ilieva
  Bulgaria
82.5 kg
Clean & Jerk Han Changmei
  China
137.5 kg
WR
Karyn Marshall
  United States
130.0 kg Carol Cady
  United States
105.0 kg
Total Han Changmei
  China
242.5 kg
WR
Karyn Marshall
  United States
240.0 kg Carol Cady
  United States
185.0 kg

Medal tableEdit

Ranking by Big (Total result) medals

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China83112
2  Bulgaria55414
3  Soviet Union5218
4  Turkey1001
5  Romania0123
  United States0123
7  Great Britain0112
  India0112
9  Colombia0101
  Cuba0101
  Hungary0101
  Japan0101
  South Korea0101
14  East Germany0022
  North Korea0022
16  Chinese Taipei0011
  Indonesia0011
  Poland0011
Totals (18 nations)19191957

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

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China265536
2  Soviet Union138425
3  Bulgaria12121236
4  Turkey3003
5  Romania1359
  United States1359
7  East Germany1348
8  India0527
9  South Korea0404
10  Hungary0314
  Japan0314
12  Colombia0303
13  Great Britain0145
  North Korea0145
15  Cuba0112
  Poland0112
17  West Germany0101
18  Chinese Taipei0044
19  Indonesia0033
20  Greece0011
Totals (20 nations)575757171

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