Beijing Olympics 2008 Weightlifting - Women's 48 kg

Medalists

Gold  Chen Xiexia
China (CHN)
Silver  Sibel Özkan
Turkey (TUR)
Bronze  Chen Wei Ling
Chinese Taipei (TPE)

Records

The existing world and Olympic records

World Record Snatch Yang Lian (CHN) 98 kg Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic 1 October 2006
Clean & Jerk Chen Xiexia (CHN) 120 kg Tai'an, People's Republic of China 21 April 2007
Total Yang Lian (CHN) 217 kg Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic 1 October 2006
Olympic Record Snatch  Nurcan Taylan (TUR) 97.5 kg Athens, Greece 14 August 2004
Clean & Jerk  Aree Wiratthaworn (THA) 115 kg Athens, Greece 14 August 2004
Total  Nurcan Taylan (TUR) 210 kg Athens, Greece 14 August 2004
Qualified Athletes

9 Weight lifters were selected

   Athlete   Date of Birth Weight   PB   Notes
1  Marilou Dozois-Prevost (CAN) May 11, 1986(1986-05-11) (age 22) 47.75 161 kg  
2  Chen Xiexia (CHN) January 8, 1983(1983-01-08) (age 25) 47.46 214 kg 2007 World Championships
3  Mélanie Noël (FRA) May 13, 1986(1986-05-13) (age 22) 47.91 178 kg  
4  Genny Pagliaro (ITA) October 15, 1988(1988-10-15) (age 19) 47.85 194 kg 2008 European Championships
5  Hiromi Miyake (JPN) November 18, 1985(1985-11-18) (age 22) 47.35 191 kg 2006 World Championships
6  Misaki Oshiro (JPN) May 22, 1984(1984-05-22) (age 24) 47.62 152.5 kg  
7  Im Jyoung-Hwa (KOR) December 7, 1986(1986-12-07) (age 21) 47.62    
8  Karla Moreno (NCA) March 15, 1988(1988-03-15) (age 20) 47.07 148 kg Tripartite Commission Wild Card
9  Marzena Karpińska (POL) February 19, 1988(1988-02-19) (age 20) 47.62 166 kg  
10  Pramsiri Bunphithak (THA) January 13, v (1984-01-13) (age 24) 47.95 196 kg 2007 World Championships
11  Pensiri Laosirikul (THA) January 17, 1984(1984-01-17) (age 24) 47.67 203 kg 2005 World Championships

2007 World Championships

12  Chen Wei Ling (TPE) January 4, 1982(1982-01-04) (age 24) 47.11 181 kg  
13  Sibel Özkan (TUR) March 3, 1988(1988-03-03) (age 20) 47.80 196 kg 2008 European Championships
14  Nurcan Taylan (TUR) October 29, 1983(1983-10-29) (age 24) 47.84 210 kg 2004 Olympic Games
2003 World Championships
2002 World Championships

Results

Rank Name Group Body Weight Snatch (kg) Clean & Jerk (kg) Total (kg)
1 2 3 Res 1 2 3 Res
1  Chen Xiexia (CHN) A 47.46 90 93 95 95 113 115 117 117 OR 212 OR
2  Sibel Özkan (TUR) A 47.80 86 88 88 88 108 108 111 111 199 PB
3  Chen Wei Ling (TPE) A 47.11 84 87 87 84 108 112 115 112 196
4  Im Jyoung-Hwa (KOR) A 47.62 83 86 88 86 106 110 113 110 196
5  Pensiri Laosirikul (THA) A 47.67 85 85 85 85 110 114 114 110 195
6  Hiromi Miyake (JPN) A 47.35 80 82 82 80 105 110 110 105 185
7  Mélanie Noël (FRA) A 47.91 75 78 80 80 97 100 100 97 177
8  Misaki Oshiro (JPN) A 47.62 77 80 80 80 92 96 96 92 172
9  Marzena Karpińska (POL) A 47.62 79 82 82 79 92 92 97 92 171
10  Marilou Dozois-Prevost (CAN) A 47.75 73 76 78 76 90 90 96 90 166
11  Karla Moreno (NCA) A 47.07 65 65 71 65 83 83 85 85 150
 Nurcan Taylan (TUR) A 47.84 84 84 84 DNF
 Pramsiri Bunphithak (THA) A 47.95 84 84 84 DNF
 Genny Pagliaro (ITA) A 47.85 82 82 82 DNF