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Competition Lifts

Unofficial Junior World Records for 19 Year Old Eileen Cikamatana

Fijian born Eileen Cikamatana just set unofficial junior world records in the snatch, clean and jerk, and total in competition. At just 19 years of age Eileen went 6 for 6, snatching 118 kg to equal the world standard, clean and jerked 5 kg over the world standard with 150 kg, and totalled 268 kg. …

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North Korean weightlifter Rim Jong Sim snatches a new world record 123 kg

Rim Jong Sim (PRK-76) Defeats the World Record Holder with More World Records

The 76 kg category at the Asian Championships showed the highly anticipated dual between the Zhang Wangli and Rim Jong Sim. Zhang Wangli walked in as the favourite, holding the world records in the clean & jerk and total in both the 71 kg AND the 76 kg category. As a 76 kg lifter Zhang …

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Iranian Olympic Champion Kianoush Rostami snatches 172 kg and clean and jerks 220 kg at Fajr Cup

Kianoush Rostami (IRI -96 kg) Wins Fajr Cup With First Ever 3 for 3 Performance in Clean and Jerk (172 kg 220 kg)

Weightlifting legend Kianoush Rostami competed this week at the 4th International Fajr Cup just three weeks after competing at the EGAT Cup. The Olympic and world champion opened the snatch with a low 161 kg lift before jumping to and making 172 kg on his second attempt, passing on his 3rd. This also happened to …

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Ilya Ilyin clean and jerks his 233 world record Olympic winning lift

Ilya Ilyin’s Best Ever Lifts – Competition & Training

In an interview with Ilya Ilyin conducted by hookgrip (07/26/17) Ilya revealed many previously unknown training numbers from his now seventeen-year long career. This has been collated with his official IWF competition lifts. Ilya’s Best Results – Training and Competition Type Weight Snatch C&J Total Where Training (13 y/o) 69 kg 105 142 247 Training …

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