Weightlifting at the 2006 Asian Games

Weightlifting was contested by both men and women at the 2006 Asian Games in Doha, Qatar from December 2 to December 6, 2006. There are seven weight categories for the women and eight for the men. All competition took place at the Banquet Hall, Al-Dana Club.

Weightlifting
at the 2006 Asian Games
Weightlifting pictogram.svg
VenueAl-Dana Banquet Hall
Dates2–6 December
Competitors173 from 34 nations
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India did not take part in this weightlifting events after the government failed to pay a USD$50,000 fine to the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF) to lift their suspension. The IWF suspended India's weightlifting team from any sports events after they failed doping tests during the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne, Australia.[1]

Iran also had same sanctions after 9 weightlifters failed doping test before the World Championships in Dominican Republic, but after Iran Weightlifting Federation agreed to pay US$400,000, Iran clear to compete.[2]

ScheduleEdit

B Group B A Group A
Event↓/Date → 2nd
Sat
3rd
Sun
4th
Mon
5th
Tue
6th
Wed
Men's 56 kg B A
Men's 62 kg B A
Men's 69 kg B A
Men's 77 kg B A
Men's 85 kg B A
Men's 94 kg A
Men's 105 kg B A
Men's +105 kg A
Women's 48 kg A
Women's 53 kg A
Women's 58 kg A
Women's 63 kg A
Women's 69 kg A
Women's 75 kg A
Women's +75 kg A

MedalistsEdit

MenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
56 kg
details
Li Zheng
  China
Hoàng Anh Tuấn
  Vietnam
Lee Jong-hoon
  South Korea
62 kg
details
Qiu Le
  China
Mao Jiao
  China
Im Yong-su
  North Korea
69 kg
details
Zhang Guozheng
  China
Shi Zhiyong
  China
Kim Sun-bae
  South Korea
77 kg
details
Li Hongli
  China
Lee Jeong-jae
  South Korea
Harem Taha
  Iraq
85 kg
details
Vyacheslav Yershov
  Kazakhstan
Lu Yong
  China
Kim Seon-jong
  South Korea
94 kg
details
Ilya Ilyin
  Kazakhstan
Lee Ung-jo
  South Korea
Hsieh Wei-chun
  Chinese Taipei
105 kg
details
Ahed Joughili
  Syria
Mohammed Jassim
  Iraq
Bakhyt Akhmetov
  Kazakhstan
+105 kg
details
Hossein Rezazadeh
  Iran
Jaber Saeed Salem
  Qatar
Andrey Martemyanov
  Uzbekistan

WomenEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
48 kg
details
Wang Mingjuan
  China
Pensiri Laosirikul
  Thailand
Thongyim Bunphithak
  Thailand
53 kg
details
Li Ping
  China
Junpim Kuntatean
  Thailand
Yu Weili
  Hong Kong
58 kg
details
Chen Yanqing
  China
Wandee Kameaim
  Thailand
Pak Hyon-suk
  North Korea
63 kg
details
Pawina Thongsuk
  Thailand
Ouyang Xiaofang
  China
Thaw Yae Faw
  Myanmar
69 kg
details
Liu Haixia
  China
Yar Thet Pan
  Myanmar
Kim Mi-kyung
  South Korea
75 kg
details
Cao Lei
  China
Kim Soon-hee
  South Korea
Sinta Darmariani
  Indonesia
+75 kg
details
Mu Shuangshuang
  China
Jang Mi-ran
  South Korea
Annipa Moontar
  Thailand

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  China (CHN)104014
2  Kazakhstan (KAZ)2013
3  Thailand (THA)1326
4  Iran (IRI)1001
  Syria (SYR)1001
6  South Korea (KOR)0448
7  Iraq (IRQ)0112
  Myanmar (MYA)0112
9  Qatar (QAT)0101
  Vietnam (VIE)0101
11  North Korea (PRK)0022
12  Chinese Taipei (TPE)0011
  Hong Kong (HKG)0011
  Indonesia (INA)0011
  Uzbekistan (UZB)0011
Totals (15 nations)15151545

Participating nationsEdit

A total of 173 athletes from 34 nations competed in weightlifting at the 2006 Asian Games:

ReferencesEdit

External linksEdit

  • "Weightlifting Competition Schedule".
  • Results