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Big Celebration by the Miyake Brothers in Mexico City (1968)


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October 14, 1968, Mexico City, Mexico – The Miyake brothers, Japanese featherweights, 29-year old Yoshinobu (right) and 23-year old Yoshiyuke, celebrate an Olympic medals’ harvest at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City.


Both competed for Team Japan in the 60kg weight class. Yoshinobu won his second Olympic gold medal and Yoshiyuke won a bronze medal.




 


1968 Summer Olympics
Location: Mexico-City, MEX
Weight Class: Featherweight  [60 kg]</p>

More Info On 1968 Summer Olympics

Rank Athlete Results (kg)
1 Yoshinobu MIYAKE, Japan 122.5EOR + 117.5+ 152.5EWR = 392.5
2 Dito SHANIDZE, Soviet Union 120 + 117.5+ 150 = 387.5
3 Yoshiyuki MIYAKE, Japan 122.5EOR + 115+ 147.5 = 385
4 Jan WOJNOWSKI, Poland 117.5 + 115+ 150 = 382.5
5 Mieczyslaw NOWAK, Poland 117.5 + 110+ 147.5 = 375
6 Nasrollah DEHNAVI, Iran 117.5 + 107.5+ 140 = 365
7 Moo-shin YOUNG, South Korea 110 + 115+ 140 = 365
8 Manuel MATEOS DE LA ROSA, Mexico 120 + 100+ 140 = 360
9 Mladen KUCHEV, Bulgaria 115 + 107.5+ 135 = 357.5
10 Janos BENEDEK, Hungary 115 + 105+ 135 = 355
11 Dieter RAUSCHER, West Germany 112.5 + 107.5+ 132.5 = 352.5
12 Idelfonso LEE , Panama 107.5 + 107.5+ 135 = 350
13 Enrique A. HERNANDEZ, Puerto Rico 115 + 100+ 130 = 345
13 Franz STRIZIK, Indonesia 105 + 100+ 140 = 345
15 Noe RINONOS, Philippines 110 + 100+ 132.5 = 342.5
15 Mahon GHOSH , India 100 + 107.5+ 135 = 342.5
18 Sanun TIAMSERT, Thailand 100 + 95+ 125 = 320
19 Carlos PEREZ, Nicaragua 90 + 90+ 122.5 = 302.5
20 Francisco ECHEVARRIA, Guatemala 87.5 + 77.5+ 112.5 = 277.5
900 Ming Chung CHANG, Taiwan 0+ 0 = 0
900 Ramon SILFA NUNEZ, Dominican Republic 95 + 82.5+ 0 = 0
900 Petar YANEV, Bulgaria 0+ 0 = 0
900 Gerald PERRIN, Great Britain 0+ 0 = 0
900 Phung Chua KIM, Singapore 0+ 0 = 0
900 Miguel Angel MEDINA GUTIERREZ, Mexico 0+ 0 = 0
900 Nan Fei CHUNG, Taiwan 0+ 0 = 0


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