Weightlifting at the 1988 Summer Olympics – Men's 75 kg

The men's 75 kg weightlifting competitions at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul took place on 22 September at the Olympic Weightlifting Gymnasium. It was the sixteenth appearance of the middleweight class.[1]

Men's 75 kg
at the Games of the XXIV Olympiad
VenueOlympic Weightlifting Gymnasium
Date22 September 1988
Competitors25 from 20 nations
Winning total375.0 kg OR
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Borislav Gidikov  Bulgaria
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Ingo Steinhöfel  East Germany
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Aleksandar Varbanov  Bulgaria
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1992 →

ResultsEdit

Rank Name Country kg
1 Borislav Gidikov   Bulgaria 375.0
2 Ingo Steinhöfel   East Germany 360.0
3 Aleksandar Varbanov   Bulgaria 357.5
4 Cai Yanshu   China 347.5
5 Andrei Socaci   Romania 347.5
6 Waldemar Kosiński   Poland 332.5
7 Dean Willey   Great Britain 332.5
8 Tony Urrutia   United States 327.5
9 Angelo Mannironi   Italy 325.0
10 I Nyoman Sudarma   Indonesia 320.0
11 Ricki Chaplin   Great Britain 320.0
12 Jaarli Pirkkiö   Finland 317.5
13 Khalil El-Sayed   Egypt 315.0
14 Mats Lindqvist   Sweden 315.0
15 Şahin Menge   Turkey 312.5
16 Kim Byeong-chan   South Korea 310.0
17 Ron Laycock   Australia 310.0
18 Pietro Pujia   Italy 310.0
19 Paul Harrison   Australia 307.5
20 Roger Token   Papua New Guinea 255.0
21 Paul Hoffman   Swaziland 197.5
22 Benjamin Fafale   Solomon Islands 190.0
AC David Maina   Kenya 105.0
AC Ma Wenzhu   China 150.0
AC Kálmán Csengeri   Hungary 350.0 (DQ)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Weightlifting at the 1988 Seoul Summer Games: Men's Middleweight". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 23 January 2020.