Weightlifting at the 2016 Summer Olympics – Men's 77 kg

The Men's 77 kg weightlifting competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro took place on 10 August at the Pavilion 2 of Riocentro.[1]

Men's 77 kg
at the Games of the XXXI Olympiad
VenueRiocentro
Date10 August 2016
Competitors13 from 13 nations
Winning total379 kg
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Nijat Rahimov  Kazakhstan
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Lü Xiaojun  China
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Mohamed Mahmoud  Egypt
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ScheduleEdit

All times are Time in Brazil (UTC-03:00)

Date Time Event
10 August 2016 10:00 Group B
19:00 Group A

RecordsEdit

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

World record Snatch   Lü Xiaojun (CHN) 176 kg Wrocław, Poland 24 October 2013
Clean & Jerk   Oleg Perepetchenov (RUS) 210 kg Trenčín, Slovakia 27 April 2001
Total   Lü Xiaojun (CHN) 380 kg Wrocław, Poland 24 October 2013
Olympic record Snatch   Lü Xiaojun (CHN) 175 kg London, United Kingdom 1 August 2012
Clean & Jerk   Zhan Xugang (CHN) 207 kg Sydney, Australia 22 September 2000
Total   Lü Xiaojun (CHN) 379 kg London, United Kingdom 1 August 2012

ResultsEdit

Rank Athlete Group Body
weight
Snatch (kg) Clean & Jerk (kg) Total
1 2 3 Result 1 2 3 Result
    Nijat Rahimov (KAZ) A 76.19 160 165 168 165 202 214 214 WR 379
    Lü Xiaojun (CHN) A 76.83 170 175 177 177 WR 197 197 202 202 379
    Mohamed Mahmoud (EGY) A 76.69 160 165 168 165 AF 196 196 203 196 361
4   Chatuphum Chinnawong (THA) A 76.52 160 165 165 165 191 191 191 191 356
5   Alexandru Șpac (MDA) A 76.52 150 155 158 155 185 190 192 192 347
6   Andrés Caicedo (COL) B 76.26 150 150 155 155 191 197 197 191 346
7   Andrés Mata (ESP) B 76.32 145 150 153 153 185 190 190 190 343
8   Choe Jon-wi (PRK) A 76.54 153 157 158 153 184 190 194 190 343
9   Ibrahim Abdelbaki (EGY) A 76.90 147 152 152 152 186 186 192 186 338
10   Nico Müller (GER) B 76.70 145 149 151 151 177 181 185 181 332
11   Sathish Sivalingam (IND) B 76.96 143 148 153 148 176 181 186 181 329
12   Deni (INA) B 69.38 140 146 149 146 172 177 181 177 323
  Andranik Karapetyan (ARM) A 76.75 170 174 176 174 JWR ER 195 195 DNF DNF
  Dumitru Captari (ROU) B 76.68 145 150 150 145 DNF DNF

New recordsEdit

Snatch 177 kg   Lü Xiaojun (CHN) OR, WR
Clean & Jerk 214 kg   Nijat Rahimov (KAZ) OR, WR

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Rio 2016: Weightlifting". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 17 April 2015. Retrieved 17 April 2015.