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Valentin Khristov (Bulgaria)

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March 19, 1974, Yerevan, Armenia – 17-year old rising star of Bulgarian Olympic weightlifting Valentin Khristov competes at the 1974 Frienship Cup in Yerevan, Armenia.


In his career as a junior weightlifter, Valentin Khristov set 21 world records. One of these records was set at the 1974 Friendship Cup, when Valentin snatched 162.5kg.


 


 

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