Meanwhile in Houston at the 2015 World Weightlifting Championships +105kg session… Aleksey Lovchev (Russia) snatched 211kg to take a 4kg lead in the Snatch with Lasha Talakhadze in 2nd position. Then after winning three gold medals with a 248kg Clean and Jerk he takes his last spare lift, increases the weight by 16kg and breaks […]
Meanwhile at the Chinese Nationals… Tian Tao (85kg) clean and jerked 220kg for a 395kg total which is 2kg & 1kg over the current world records respectively. He also attempted 181kg in the snatch for a new Chinese record.
Meanwhile at the 2016 Chinese National Championships… Lu Xiaojun (77kg) breaks his own 380kg total world record set at the 2013 world championships by 1kg. He snatched 174kg, with a third attempt to spare, and clean and jerked 207kg.
From the 2015 World Weightlifting Championships in Houston… Deng Wei (63kg, China) Clean and Jerks 146kg for a new World Record! She added 1kg onto Tzu Chi Lin’s (Chinese Taipei) old record who was also competing at this event, and 4kg to her 2014 worlds performance. After her 113kg Snatch Deng walked away with 3 golds.
Meanwhile in Houston… Chen Lijun (62kg) from China broke two world records, one in the Clean & Jerk and one in the Total. He went 150kg in the Snatch, failing his 152kg third attempt by slipping on the platform. Followed by 183kg in the Clean & Jerk for a 333kg Total. Earlier this year at the […]
Meanwhile at the President’s Cup in Russia… Ilya Ilyin (105kg, Kazakhstan) breaks his old 242kg Clean and Jerk World Record and adds 4kg to it to break Andrei Aramnau‘s (Belarus) 436kg Total World Record. This was a 15kg increase after his opener at 231kg. He skipped his last attempt. He went 191kg in the Snatch, […]
World Champion Nijat Rahimov (77kg, Kazakhstan) Clean and Jerks 210kg. The current World Record is still 210kg although he did have a crack at 211kg a few days ago in the 77kg Class. Make sure to follow him on instagram. A video posted by @nicat_rahimov1993 on Nov 25, 2015 at 3:20pm PST You can check […]
Meanwhile at Houston… This time a Junior World Record falls! Elkhan Aligulizada (77kg, Azerbaijan) finished the group with a new Junior World Record Clean and Jerk, 203kg! The old record was set by Taner Sağır (77kg, Turkey), along with the Snatch and Total Junior World Records, in the 2004 Olympic Games. Update 05.02.2016: He Clean […]
Meanwhile at the World Weightlifting Championships… The records keep falling! This time Boyanka Kostova (58kg, Azerbaijan) increases the 9 year old Snatch World Record in the 58kg class by 1kg to 112kg and the 8 year old 251kg Total World Record by 1kg to 252kg! She also became the first ever Azerbaijan medal winner in […]