Original black-and-white shot of Olympic Team USA 1972 was published in the “Strength and Health” magazine.
Left to right:
Dan Cantore (67.5kg, 9th place), Russ Knipp (75kg, 8th place), Fred Lowe (75kg, 9th place);
John Terpak (Coach), Rudy Sablo (Manager), Phillip Grippaldi (90kg, 4th place), Patrick Holbrook (90kg, 5th place), Ken Patera (11o+kg), Alan Ball (110kg, 11th place), Frank Capsouras (110kg, 10th place), Mike Karchut (82.5kg)
|52||Flyweight||Zygmunt SMALCERZ, Poland||112.5OR+100+125 = 337.5|
|56||Bantamweight||Imre FOLDI, Hungary||127.5OR+0.5+142.5 = 377.5WR|
|60||Featherweight||Norair NURIKIAN, Bulgaria||127.5OR+117.5+157.5WR = 402.5EWR|
|67.5||Lightweight||Mukharby KIRZHINOV, Soviet Union||147.5+135EOR+177.5WR = 460WR|
|75||Middleweight||Yordan BIKOV, Bulgaria||160+140+185 = 485WR|
|82.5||Light Heavyweight||Leif JENSSEN, Norway||172.5OR+150OR+185 = 507.5OR|
|90||Middle Heavyweight||Andon NIKOLOV, Bulgaria||180+155+190 = 525OR|
|110||Heavyweight||Jaan TALTS, Soviet Union||210OR+165+205 = 580OR|
|110+||Super Heavyweight||Vasily ALEXEEV, Soviet Union||235OR+175OR+230OR = 640OR|
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please follow the link associated with the weight class.
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