Tony Analau

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Tony Analau
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NationalityFlag of the Solomon Islands.svg  Solomon Islands
Born (1969-05-16) May 16, 1969 (age 50)
Solomon Islands
Weight62 kg (137 lb)
Sport
SportWeightlifting

Tony Analau (born 16 May 1969) is a retired weightlifter who represented the Solomon Islands.

Analau competed in the weightlifting at the 1996 Summer Olympics which were held in Atlanta, he entered the 64 kg division, but was unable to lift his starting weight of 80 kg, so he didn't finish the event. [1]

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