Beijing Olympics 2008 Weightlifting - Men's +105 kg

Medalists

Gold Matthias Steiner
Germany (GER)
Silver Evgeny Chigishev
Russia (RUS)
Bronze Viktors Ščerbatihs
Latvia (LAT)

Records

The existing world and Olympic records

World Record Snatch Hossein Rezazadeh (IRI) 213 kg Qinhuangdao, China 14 September 2003
Clean & Jerk Hossein Rezazadeh (IRI) 263.5 kg Athens, Greece 25 August 2004
Total Hossein Rezazadeh (IRI) 476.5 kg Sydney, Australia 26 September 2000
Olympic Record Snatch Hossein Rezazadeh (IRI) 212.5 kg Sydney, Australia 26 September 2000
Clean & Jerk Hossein Rezazadeh (IRI) 263.5 kg Athens, Greece 25 August 2004
Total Hossein Rezazadeh (IRI) 476 kg Sydney, Australia 26 September 2000
Qualified Athletes

15 Weight lifters were selected

   Athlete   Date of Birth Weight   PB   Notes
1 Damon Kelly (AUS) December 1, 1983(1983-12-01) (age 24)   378 kg  
2 Sam Pera Junior (COK) March 11, 1989(1989-03-11) (age 19)   340 kg Tripartite Commission Wild Card
3 Antti Everi (FIN) December 22, 1981(1981-12-22) (age 26)   375 kg Tripartite Commission Wild Card
4 Matthias Steiner (GER) August 25, 1982(1982-08-25) (age 25)   446 kg 2008 European Championship
5 Almir Velagic (GER) August 22, 1981(1981-08-22) (age 26)   402 kg  
6 Rashid Sharifi (IRI) September 21, 1984(1984-09-21) (age 23)   426 kg  
7 Jeon Sang-Guen (KOR) February 28, 1981(1981-02-28) (age 27)   397.5  
8 Viktors Ščerbatihs (LAT) October 6, 1974(1974-10-06) (age 33)   455 kg 2004 Olympic Games
2007 World Championships
1997, 1998 and 2003 World Championships
2001, 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2008 European Championships
9 tte Detenamo (NRU) September 22, 1986(1986-09-22) (age 21)   379 kg  
10 Grzegorz Kleszcz (POL) November 12, 1977(1977-11-12) (age 30)   425 kg  
11 Jaber Saeed Salem (QAT) January 3, 1975(1975-01-03) (age 33)   460 kg 2005 and 2007 World Championships
12 Evgeny Chigishev (RUS) May 28, 1979(1979-05-28) (age 29)   457 kg 2005 and 2007 World Championships
2007 European Championship
2008 European Championship
13 Maamaloa Lolohea (TGA) May 27, 1968(1968-05-27) (age 40)   325 kg Tripartite Commission Wild Card
14 Ihor Shymechko (UKR) May 27, 1986(1986-05-27) (age 22)   414 kg  
15 Artem Udachyn (UKR) March 26, 1980(1980-03-26) (age 28)   450 kg 2005 World Championships

Results

Rank Name Group Body Weight Snatch (kg) Clean & Jerk (kg) Total (kg)
1 2 3 Res 1 2 3 Res
1 Matthias Steiner (GER) A 145.93 198 203 207 203 246 248 258 258 461
2 Evgeny Chigishev (RUS) A 124.13 200 205 210 210 240 247 250 250 460
3 Viktors Ščerbatihs (LAT) A 144.97 198 203 206 206 242 244 257 242 448
4 Artem Udachyn (UKR) A 144.09 197 203 207 207 235 235 241 235 442
5 Ihor Shymechko (UKR) A 130.25 193 197 201 201 217 227 232 232 433
6 Rashid Sharifi (IRI) B 142.89 188 192 196 196 230 238 238 230 426
7 Grzegorz Kleszcz (POL) A 131.16 185 185 190 185 232 234 234 234 419
8 Almir Velagic (GER) B 132.16 180 184 188 188 220 225 230 225 413
9 Damon Kelly (AUS) B 154.15 165 170 170 165 211 211 221 221 386
10 Itte Detenamo (NRU) B 148.48 165 170 175 175 205 210 215 210 385
11 Antti Everi (FIN) B 130.04 166 166 171 171 195 201 201 195 366
12 Sam Pera Junior (COK) B 122.96 148 155 155 155 188 188 195 195 350
13 Maama Lolohea (TGA) B 135.13 127 135 140 140 173 185 185 173 313
  Jeon Sang-Guen (KOR) A 155.49 195 195 195 - - - - - DNF