Weightlifting at the 1960 Summer Olympics – Men's 75 kg

The men's 75 kg weightlifting competitions at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome took place on 8 September at the Palazzetto dello Sport. It was the ninth appearance of the middleweight class.[1]

Men's 75 kg
at the Games of the XVII Olympiad
VenuePalazzetto dello Sport
Date8 September 1960
Competitors27 from 20 nations
Winning total437.5 kg WR
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Aleksandr Kurynov  Soviet Union
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Tommy Kono  United States
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Győző Veres  Hungary
← 1956
1964 →

ResultsEdit

Rank Name Country kg
1 Aleksandr Kurynov   Soviet Union 437.5
2 Tommy Kono   United States 427.5
3 Győző Veres   Hungary 405.0
4 Marcel Paterni   France 400.0
5 Krzysztof Beck   Poland 400.0
6 Mohamed Tehraniami   Iran 392.5
7 Go Yeong-chang   South Korea 385.0
8 Roland Lortz   United Team of Germany 382.5
9 Amer El-Hanafi   United Arab Republic 382.5
10 Lee Jong-seop   South Korea 380.0
11 Rolf Maier   France 375.0
12 Ivan Abadzhiev   Bulgaria 370.0
13 Mustapha Adnane   Morocco 365.0
14 Mohamed Mourtada   Lebanon 360.0
15 Carlos Caballero   Colombia 357.5
16 Harold Fraser   South Africa 347.5
17 Daryl Cohen   Australia 337.5
18 Georges Freiburghaus   Switzerland 332.5
19 Mohamed Miloud   Morocco 327.5
20 Mirza Adil   Sudan 290.0
AC Mikhail Abadzhiev   Bulgaria 105.0
AC Abdel Khadr El-Touni   United Arab Republic 120.0
AC Ko Bu-beng   Chinese Taipei 215.0
AC Jue Chin-shen   Chinese Taipei DNF
AC Ambrosio Solorzano   Venezuela DNF
AC Blair Blenman   Great Britain DNF
AC Donald Bayley   Australia DNF

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Weightlifting at the 1960 Rome Summer Games: Men's Middleweight". Sports Reference. Retrieved 29 December 2019.