Weightlifting at the 2004 Summer Olympics – Women's 48 kg

The women's 48 kg weightlifting event at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece took place at the Nikaia Olympic Weightlifting Hall on 14 August.[1][2]

Women's 48 kg
at the Games of the XXVIII Olympiad
VenueNikaia Olympic Weightlifting Hall
Date14 August
Competitors15 from 14 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Nurcan Taylan  Turkey
2nd, silver medalist(s) Li Zhuo  China
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Aree Wiratthaworn  Thailand
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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
14 August 2004 20:00 Group A

RecordsEdit

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

World Record Snatch   Li Zhuo (CHN) 93.5 kg Qinhuangdao, China 10 September 2003
Clean & Jerk   Li Zhuo (CHN) 116.5 kg Qinhuangdao, China 10 September 2003
Total   Wang Mingjuan (CHN) 207.5 kg Warsaw, Poland 18 November 2002
Olympic Record Snatch Olympic Standard 87.5 kg 1 January 1997
Clean & Jerk Olympic Standard 112.5 kg 1 January 1997
Total Olympic Standard 197.5 kg 1 January 1997

ResultsEdit

Rank Athlete Group Body weight Snatch (kg) Clean & Jerk (kg) Total
1 2 3 Result 1 2 3 Result
    Nurcan Taylan (TUR) A 47.21 90.0 95.0 97.5 97.5 107.5 112.5 112.5 112.5 210.0
    Li Zhuo (CHN) A 47.65 90.0 92.5 95.0 92.5 112.5 120.0 120.0 112.5 205.0
    Aree Wiratthaworn (THA) A 47.82 80.0 85.0 85.0 85.0 105.0 110.0 115.0 115.0 200.0
4   Kunjarani Devi (IND) A 47.78 82.5 82.5 85.0 82.5 102.5 107.5 112.5 107.5 190.0
5   Izabela Dragneva (BUL) A 47.63 80.0 82.5 85.0 82.5 100.0 105.0 105.0 105.0 187.5
6   Chen Han-tung (TPE) A 47.62 80.0 82.5 82.5 80.0 102.5 102.5 105.0 102.5 182.5
7   Blessed Udoh (NGR) A 47.46 75.0 80.0 80.0 75.0 100.0 105.0 105.0 105.0 180.0
8   Choe Un-sim (PRK) A 47.33 82.5 85.0 85.0 82.5 95.0 95.0 97.5 95.0 177.5
9   Hiromi Miyake (JPN) A 47.38 72.5 77.5 77.5 77.5 97.5 102.5 102.5 97.5 175.0
10   Tara Cunningham (USA) A 47.40 77.5 80.0 80.0 77.5 90.0 95.0 95.0 95.0 172.5
11   Chen Wei-ling (TPE) A 47.01 72.5 75.0 75.0 75.0 95.0 102.5 102.5 95.0 170.0
12   Gema Peris (ESP) A 47.46 77.5 80.0 80.0 77.5 90.0 92.5 92.5 90.0 167.5
13   Enga Mohamed (EGY) A 47.74 72.5 75.0 75.0 75.0 90.0 95.0 95.0 90.0 165.0
  Rosmainar (INA) A 47.87 80.0 80.0 80.0
DQ   Nan Aye Khine (MYA) A 47.48 82.5 82.5 85.0 107.5 107.5 112.5
  • Nan Aye Khine of Myanmar originally finished fourth, but was disqualified after she tested positive for a steroid.[3]

New recordsEdit

Snatch 90.0 kg   Nurcan Taylan (TUR) OR
92.5 kg   Li Zhuo (CHN) OR
95.0 kg   Nurcan Taylan (TUR) WR
97.5 kg   Nurcan Taylan (TUR) WR
Clean & Jerk 115.0 kg   Aree Wiratthaworn (THA) OR
Total 205.0 kg   Nurcan Taylan (TUR) OR
210.0 kg   Nurcan Taylan (TUR) WR

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athens 2004: Weightlifting – Women's 48 kg" (PDF). Athens 2004. LA84 Foundation. p. 17. Retrieved 30 September 2016.
  2. ^ "Weightlifting at the 2004 Athens Summer Games: Women's Flyweight". Sports Reference. Retrieved 5 February 2020.
  3. ^ "Russian runner, Hungarians fail tests". Associated Press. 28 August 2004. Retrieved 22 July 2012.

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