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Weightlifting at the 2000 Summer Olympics – Men's 69 kg

The men's 69 kg weightlifting event at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia took place at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre on September 20.[1]

Men's 69 kg
at the Games of the XXVII Olympiad
VenueConvention and Exhibition Centre
Date20 September
Competitors17 from 14 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Galabin Boevski  Bulgaria
2nd, silver medalist(s) Georgi Markov  Bulgaria
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Siarhei Laurenau  Belarus
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Total score was the sum of the lifter's best result in each of the snatch and the clean and jerk, with three lifts allowed for each lift. In case of a tie, the lighter lifter won; if still tied, the lifter who took the fewest attempts to achieve the total score won. Lifters without a valid snatch score did not perform the clean and jerk.

ScheduleEdit

All times are Australian Eastern Time (UTC+10:00)

Date Time Event
20 September 2000 10:30 Group B
18:30 Group A

RecordsEdit

Prior to this competition, the existing world and Olympic records were as follows.

World Record Snatch   Galabin Boevski (BUL) 162.5 kg Athens, Greece 24 November 1999
Clean & Jerk   Galabin Boevski (BUL) 196.0 kg Athens, Greece 24 November 1999
Total   Galabin Boevski (BUL) 357.5 kg Athens, Greece 24 November 1999
Olympic Record Snatch Olympic Standard 162.5 kg 1 January 1997
Clean & Jerk Olympic Standard 192.5 kg 1 January 1997
Total Olympic Standard 355.0 kg 1 January 1997

ResultsEdit

Rank Athlete Group Body weight Snatch (kg) Clean & Jerk (kg) Total
1 2 3 Result 1 2 3 Result
    Galabin Boevski (BUL) A 68.78 155.0 160.0 162.5 162.5 185.0 190.0 196.5 195.0 357.5
    Georgi Markov (BUL) A 68.92 155.0 160.0 165.0 165.0 182.5 187.5 192.5 187.5 352.5
    Siarhei Laurenau (BLR) A 68.42 152.5 157.5 163.0 157.5 182.5 187.5 187.5 182.5 340.0
4   Zhang Guozheng (CHN) A 68.64 150.0 150.0 152.5 152.5 185.0 185.0 190.0 185.0 337.5
5   Rudik Petrosyan (ARM) A 68.84 142.5 147.5 150.0 147.5 182.5 187.5 192.5 187.5 335.0
6   Valerios Leonidis (GRE) A 68.40 145.0 150.0 150.0 145.0 185.0 185.0 185.0 185.0 330.0
7   Lee Bae-young (KOR) A 68.64 142.5 142.5 147.5 142.5 180.0 187.5 187.5 187.5 330.0
8   Kim Hak-bong (KOR) A 68.84 142.5 147.5 150.0 147.5 180.0 182.5 182.5 182.5 330.0
9   Turan Mirzayev (AZE) B 68.50 140.0 145.0 147.5 147.5 175.0 180.0 182.5 180.0 327.5
10   Youssef Sbai (TUN) B 68.48 140.0 142.5 142.5 142.5 172.5 177.5 180.0 177.5 320.0
11   Yoshihisa Miyaji (JPN) B 68.92 145.0 145.0 150.0 150.0 170.0 175.0 175.0 170.0 320.0
12   François Demeure (BEL) B 68.58 140.0 140.0 145.0 140.0 170.0 175.0 175.0 170.0 310.0
13   Giuseppe Ficco (ITA) B 68.92 127.5 132.5 132.5 132.5 165.0 170.0 170.0 302.5
14   Yasin Arslan (TUR) B 68.20 130.0 135.0 137.5 135.0 160.0 165.0 170.0 165.0 300.0
15   Sébastien Groulx (CAN) B 68.30 125.0 130.0 132.5 130.0 160.0 167.5 172.5 167.5 297.5
16   Alexi Batista (PAN) B 68.48 112.5 112.5 112.5 112.5 130.0 130.0 130.0 130.0 242.5
  Wan Jianhui (CHN) A 68.98 147.5 147.5 150.0 147.5 180.0 180.0 180.0

New recordsEdit

Snatch 165.0 kg   Georgi Markov (BUL) WR
Clean & Jerk 196.5 kg   Galabin Boevski (BUL) WR
Total 357.5 kg   Galabin Boevski (BUL) OR

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Sydney 2000: Weightlifting – Men's 69 kg" (PDF). Sydney 2000. LA84 Foundation. p. 36. Retrieved 18 September 2016.

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