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Olympic Champions of Moscow 1980 in Weightlifting

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A group shot of Soviet weightlifters that won gold medals at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow:


(left to right)

Viktor Mazin (Shakhtinsk, Kazakhstan, 60kg), Yury Sandalov (USSR Weightlifting Federation, Secretary), Sultan Rakhmanov (Dnepropetrovsk, Ukraine, 110kg+),  Yurik Vardanyan (Leninakan, Armenia, 82.5kg), Nikolay Parkhomenko (USSR Weightlifting Federation, President), Alexander Prilepin (Team USSR Head Coach), Leonid Taranenko (Minsk, Belorussia, 110kg), Kanybek Osmanaliev (Frunze, Kirgizia, 52kg).




SUMMER OLYMPICS FROM 1896 TO TODAY


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GOLD MEDALISTS

WEIGHT CLASS NAME TOTAL (KG)
52 Flyweight Kanybek OSMONALIEV, Soviet Union 107.5+137.5EOR = 245OR
56 Bantamweight Daniel NUNEZ, Cuba 125WR+150 = 275WR
60 Featherweight Viktor MAZIN, Soviet Union 130+160 = 290
67.5 Lightweight Yanko RUSEV, Bulgaria 147.5OR+195WR = 342.5
75 Middleweight Asen ZLATEV, Bulgaria 160OR+200OR = 360WR
82.5 Light Heavyweight Yurik VARDANYAN, Soviet Union 177.5WR+222.5WR = 400WR
90 Middle Heavyweight Peter BACZAKO, Hungary 170EOR+207.5 = 377.5
100 Sub Heavyweight Ota ZAREMBA, Czechoslovakia 180OR+215 = 395OR
110 Heavyweight Leonid TARANENKO, Soviet Union 182.5+240WR = 422.5WR
110+ Super Heavyweight Sultan RAKHMANOV, Soviet Union 195OR+245 = 440EOR


Note: To view a complete list of the winners in the weight classes above,

please follow the link associated with the weight class.

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