Weightlifting at the 1996 Summer Olympics – Men's 76 kg

These are the results of the men's 76 kg competition in weightlifting at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta. A total of 24 athletes entered this event.[1]

Men's 76 kg
at the Games of the XXVI Olympiad
VenueGeorgia World Congress Center
Date24 July 1996
Competitors24 from 21 nations
Winning total367.5 kg
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Pablo Lara  Cuba
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Yoto Yotov  Bulgaria
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Chon Chol-Ho  North Korea
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ResultsEdit

Each weightlifter had three attempts for both the snatch and clean and jerk lifting methods. The total of the best successful lift of each method was used to determine the final rankings and medal winners.

Rank Athlete Group Body weight Snatch (kg) Clean & Jerk (kg) Total
1 2 3 Result 1 2 3 Result
    Pablo Lara (CUB) A 75.91 157.5 162.5 167.5 162.5 200.0 205.0 210.0 205.0 367.5
    Yoto Yotov (BUL) A 75.91 155.0 160.0 162.5 160.0 192.5 200.0 200.0 360.0
    Jon Chol-ho (PRK) A 75.62 157.5 162.5 165.0 162.5 190.0 195.0 197.5 195.0 357.5
4   Viktor Mitrou (GRE) A 75.82 155.0 160.0 162.5 162.5 195.0 195.0 195.0 195.0 357.5
5   Lin Shoufeng (CHN) A 75.91 152.5 157.5 160.0 157.5 195.0 202.5 202.5 195.0 352.5
6   Ingo Steinhöfel (GER) A 75.77 157.5 160.0 162.5 160.0 187.5 190.0 190.0 187.5 347.5
7   Sergey Filimonov (RUS) B 75.96 155.0 160.0 165.0 160.0 185.0 190.0 190.0 185.0 345.0
8   Hovhannes Barseghyan (ARM) A 75.97 155.0 160.0 160.0 155.0 190.0 195.0 195.0 190.0 345.0
9   Leonid Lobachov (BLR) A 75.65 152.5 157.5 160.0 160.0 182.5 182.5 190.0 182.5 342.5
10   Andrey Poitschke (GER) B 75.41 150.0 155.0 157.5 155.0 172.5 177.5 180.0 180.0 335.0
11   Oleg Kechko (BLR) A 75.79 150.0 155.0 157.5 155.0 180.0 187.5 187.5 180.0 335.0
12   Álvaro Velasco (COL) B 75.92 145.0 150.0 150.0 145.0 175.0 180.0 180.0 180.0 325.0
13   Vladimir Birsa (MDA) B 75.55 142.5 147.5 147.5 147.5 175.0 182.5 182.5 175.0 322.5
14   Ilirjan Suli (ALB) B 75.93 137.5 142.5 147.5 147.5 170.0 175.0 180.0 175.0 322.5
15   Satheesha Rai (IND) C 75.53 135.0 135.0 140.0 140.0 170.0 177.5 180.0 177.5 317.5
16   Ilie Fǎtu (ROU) B 75.09 135.0 142.5 142.5 135.0 175.0 180.0 185.0 180.0 315.0
17   Damian Brown (AUS) C 75.91 135.0 140.0 145.0 140.0 175.0 180.0 180.0 175.0 315.0
18   Ofisa Ofisa (SAM) C 75.87 120.0 127.5 132.5 127.5 160.0 167.5 167.5 160.0 287.5
19   Edward Silva (URU) C 74.43 112.5 117.5 120.0 120.0 142.5 147.5 152.5 147.5 267.5
20   Quincy Detenamo (NRU) C 75.97 100.0 105.0 110.0 110.0 137.5 142.5 142.5 142.5 252.5
21   Isnardo Faro (ARU) C 75.95 102.5 107.5 112.5 112.5 132.5 137.5 142.5 137.5 250.0
  Khachatur Kyapanaktsyan (ARM) A 75.53 157.5 162.5 165.0 165.0 192.5 192.5 195.0
  Bakhtiyar Nurullayev (UZB) C 74.58 145.0 145.0 145.0
  Mehmet Yılmaz (TUR) B 75.86 152.5 157.5 157.5 157.5 185.0 185.0 185.0

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Weightlifting at the 1996 Atlanta Summer Games: Men's Middleweight". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 2 February 2020.

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