Weightlifting at the 1954 Asian Games

Weightlifting was contested from May 6 to May 8 at the 1954 Asian Games in Manila, Philippines. The competition included only men's events for seven different weight categories.

Weightlifting
at the 1954 Asian Games
Weightlifting pictogram.svg
Dates6–8 May
← 1951
1958 →

MedalistsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Bantamweight
(56 kg) details
Yu In-ho
  South Korea
Rodolfo Caparas
  Philippines
Yoshio Nanbu
  Japan
Featherweight
(60 kg) details
Nil Tun Maung
  Burma
Rodrigo del Rosario
  Philippines
Chay Weng Yew
  Singapore
Lightweight
(67.5 kg) details
Cho Bong-jik
  South Korea
Minoru Kubota
  Japan
Thio Ging Hwie
  Indonesia
Middleweight
(75 kg) details
Kim Chang-hee
  South Korea
La See-yun
  South Korea
Hachiro Fujiwara
  Japan
Light heavyweight
(82.5 kg) details
Kim Seong-jip
  South Korea
Muhammad Iqbal Butt
  Pakistan
Harold de Castro
  Singapore
Middle heavyweight
(90 kg) details
Ko Chong-ku
  South Korea
Pedro del Mundo
  Philippines
Joaquin Vasquez
  Philippines
Heavyweight
(+90 kg) details
Maung Maung Lwin
  Burma
Hong Chi-hua
  Republic of China
Shih Ping-hua
  Republic of China

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  South Korea (KOR)5106
2  Burma (BIR)2002
3  Philippines (PHI)0314
4  Japan (JPN)0123
5  Republic of China (ROC)0112
6  Pakistan (PAK)0101
7  Singapore (SIN)0022
8  Indonesia (INA)0011
Totals (8 nations)77721

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