Weightlifting at the 2004 Summer Olympics – Men's 85 kg

The men's 85 kilograms weightlifting event at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece took place at the Nikaia Olympic Weightlifting Hall on 21 August.[1][2]

Men's 85 kg
at the Games of the XXVIII Olympiad
VenueNikaia Olympic Weightlifting Hall
Date21 August
Competitors21 from 19 nations
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Giorgi Asanidze  Georgia
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Andrei Rybakou  Belarus
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Pyrros Dimas  Greece
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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 Eastern European Summer Time (UTC+03:00)

Date Time Event
21 August 2004 10:30 Group B
20:00 Group A

RecordsEdit

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

World Record Snatch   Andrei Rybakou (BLR) 182.5 kg Havířov, Czech Republic 2 June 2002
Clean & Jerk   Zhang Yong (CHN) 218.0 kg Ramat Gan, Israel 25 April 1998
Total World Standard 395.0 kg 1 January 1998
Olympic Record Snatch Olympic Standard 180.0 kg 1 January 1997
Clean & Jerk Olympic Standard 215.0 kg 1 January 1997
Total Olympic Standard 392.5 kg 1 January 1997

ResultsEdit

Rank Athlete Group Body weight Snatch (kg) Clean & Jerk (kg) Total
1 2 3 Result 1 2 3 Result
    Giorgi Asanidze (GEO) A 84.28 172.5 177.5 180.0 177.5 202.5 205.0 207.5 205.0 382.5
    Andrei Rybakou (BLR) B 84.58 175.0 180.0 183.0 180.0 195.0 200.0 202.5 200.0 380.0
    Pyrros Dimas (GRE) A 83.15 170.0 175.0 175.0 175.0 202.5 205.0 207.5 202.5 377.5
4   Georgios Markoulas (GRE) A 83.77 167.5 172.5 172.5 167.5 205.0 205.0 212.5 205.0 372.5
5   Yuan Aijun (CHN) A 83.97 167.5 172.5 172.5 167.5 205.0 215.0 215.0 205.0 372.5
6   Aliaksandr Anishchanka (BLR) A 83.69 170.0 170.0 170.0 170.0 200.0 210.0 210.0 200.0 370.0
7   Tigran Martirosyan (ARM) A 82.02 162.5 162.5 167.5 167.5 200.0 200.0 210.0 200.0 367.5
8   Song Jong-shik (KOR) A 84.21 160.0 165.0 165.0 160.0 200.0 200.0 200.0 200.0 360.0
9   Héctor Ballesteros (COL) B 83.70 152.5 152.5 157.5 157.5 192.5 197.5 200.0 197.5 355.0
10   Oscar Chaplin (USA) B 84.97 160.0 160.0 165.0 160.0 185.0 190.0 197.5 190.0 350.0
11   Ulanbek Moldodosov (KGZ) B 83.65 150.0 150.0 160.0 150.0 175.0 185.0 192.5 192.5 342.5
12   Richard Scheer (SEY) B 84.74 140.0 140.0 142.5 140.0 160.0 165.0 165.0 165.0 305.0
13   Meamea Thomas (KIR) B 84.24 120.0 125.0 130.0 130.0 155.0 162.5 162.5 162.5 292.5
14   Julian McWatt (GUY) B 84.69 115.0 120.0 125.0 125.0 140.0 147.5 155.0 147.5 272.5
  Valeriu Calancea (ROM) A 84.35 160.0 160.0 160.0
  David Matam (FRA) B 84.66 162.5 162.5 167.5 167.5 192.5 192.5 192.5
  Zaur Takhushev (RUS) A 84.29 175.0 175.0 175.0
  Sergo Chakhoyan (AUS) A 84.15 175.0 175.0 177.5 175.0 205.0 205.0 207.5
  Hamza Abu-Ghalia (LBA) B 84.52 142.5 147.5 152.5 147.5 180.0 180.0 180.0
  İzzet İnce (TUR) A 83.45 175.0 175.0 175.0
  Chaehoi Fatihou (COM) B 81.72 80.0 80.0 80.0

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athens 2004: Weightlifting – Men's 85 kg" (PDF). Athens 2004. LA84 Foundation. p. 30. Retrieved 30 September 2016.
  2. ^ "Weightlifting at the 2004 Athens Summer Games: Men's Light-Heavyweight". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 5 February 2020.

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