chidlovski (chidlovski) wrote,

Yurik Vardanyan: World Championships in Moscow (1983)

History in Color:

October 27, 1983, Moscow, Russia – Olympic champion Yurik Vardanyan of Team USSR and Leninakan, Armenia competes in a snatch lift program in the 82.5kg class at the 1983 World Championships in Izmaylovo Weightlifting Arena (Moscow).

At the tournament, Yurik won his 6th World title with the total of 392.5kg (180+212.5) and his 37th world record (180.5kg in snatch).

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