Weightlifting at the 2016 Summer Olympics – Women's 48 kg

The Women's 48 kg weightlifting competitions at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro took place on 6 August at the Pavilion 2 of Riocentro.[1]

Women's 48 kg
at the Games of the XXXI Olympiad
VenueRiocentro
Date6 August 2016
Competitors12 from 12 nations
Winning total200 kg
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Sopita Tanasan  Thailand
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Sri Wahyuni Agustiani  Indonesia
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Hiromi Miyake  Japan
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The medals were presented by Tricia Smith, IOC member, Canada and Tamás Aján, President of International Weightlifting Federation.

ScheduleEdit

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

Date Time Event
6 August 2016 19:00 Group A

RecordsEdit

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

World record Snatch   Yang Lian (CHN) 98 kg Santo Domingo, Dominican 1 October 2006
Clean & Jerk   Nurcan Taylan (TUR) 121 kg Antalya, Turkey 17 September 2010
Total   Yang Lian (CHN) 217 kg Santo Domingo, Dominican 1 October 2006
Olympic record Snatch   Nurcan Taylan (TUR) 97 kg Athens, Greece 14 August 2004
Clean & Jerk   Chen Xiexia (CHN) 117 kg Beijing, China 9 August 2008
Total   Chen Xiexia (CHN) 212 kg Beijing, China 9 August 2008

ResultsEdit

Rank Athlete Nation Group Body
weight
Snatch (kg) Clean & Jerk (kg) Total
1 2 3 Result 1 2 3 Result
  Sopita Tanasan   Thailand A 47.91 88 90 92 92 106 108 110 108 200
  Sri Wahyuni Agustiani   Indonesia A 47.25 82 85 87 85 107 115 115 107 192
  Hiromi Miyake   Japan A 47.95 81 81 81 81 105 107 107 107 188
4 Beatriz Pirón   Dominican Republic A 47.50 85 87 87 85 102 105 105 102 187
5 Margarita Yelisseyeva   Kazakhstan A 47.72 80 84 84 80 103 106 106 106 186
6 Morghan King   United States A 47.79 80 82 83 83 100 103 103 100 183
7 Chen Wei-ling   Chinese Taipei A 47.13 75 79 81 81 99 100 100 100 181
8 Iulia Paratova   Ukraine A 47.74 84 86 86 84 95 95 98 95 179
9 Roilya Ranaivosoa   Mauritius A 47.90 73 78 80 80 93 98 100 93 173
10 Zhanyl Okoeva   Kyrgyzstan A 47.56 68 72 75 72 92 97 101 97 169
Saikhom Mirabai Chanu   India A 47.77 82 82 84 82 104 106 106
Vương Thị Huyền   Vietnam A 47.84 83 84 84

ReferencesEdit

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