chidlovski (chidlovski) wrote,

35 Years Ago in Moscow


October 31, 1983, Moscow, Russia – 25-year old super heavyweight Anatoly Pisarenko of Team CCCP Weightlifting wins the world and European titles in the 110+kg class with the 450kg (205+245) total at the World and European Championships at the Izmaylovo Arena in Moscow.

It was almost 35 years ago and Anatoly Pisarenko remains one of the most fascinating and memorable super heavyweights ever.

World Championships1983 World Championship
Location: Moscow, SOV
Weight Class: Super Heavyweight  [110+ kg]</p>

More Info On 1983 World Championship

Rank Athlete Results (kg)
1 Anatoly PISARENKO,  Soviet Union 205+245 = 450
2 Alexander KURLOVICH,  Soviet Union 205+245 = 450
3 Antonio KRASTEV,  Bulgaria 190+237.5 = 427.5

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