Meanwhile in Uzbekistan …
28 year old Ivan Efremov Snatches 200kg at the Uzbek National Championships.
He will lift at the 2014 Asian Games.
Ivan was 5th in London (then 105kg) with a 401kg Total (183 + 218).
From the comments of the 200kg Snatch:
His bodyweight is 117kg and he will be competing in 105+ and his goal is to do 210/255 by the next Olympic games.
Update: Here is his 230kg Clean & Jerk
Update: After a quick chat with Ricky I have some bad news for all Ruslan Nurudinov fans…
He is injured, tore a tendon in his knee.
Update 19.09.2014: Despite of the injury, Nurudinov is likely to lift at worlds.
Longer Video from the National championships with warm up room footage.