Weightlifting at the 1988 Summer Olympics

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Weightlifting
at the Games of the XXIV Olympiad
Weightlifting pictogram.svg
Venue Olympic Weightlifting Gymnasium
Dates18–29 September 1988
Competitors226 from 62 nations
  1984
1992  

The weightlifting competition at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul consisted of ten weight classes, all for men only. [1]

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Medal summary

GamesGoldSilverBronze
52 kg
details
Sevdalin Marinov
Flag of Bulgaria (1971-1990).svg  Bulgaria
Chun Byung-Kwan
Flag of South Korea (1984-1997).svg  South Korea
He Zhuoqiang
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China
56 kg
details
Oksen Mirzoyan
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union 1
He Yingqiang
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China
Liu Shoubin
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China
60 kg
details
Naim Süleymanoğlu
Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey
Stefan Topurov
Flag of Bulgaria (1971-1990).svg  Bulgaria
Ye Huanming
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China
67.5 kg
details
Joachim Kunz
Flag of East Germany.svg  East Germany 2
Israel Militosyan
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
Li Jinhe
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China
75 kg
details
Borislav Gidikov
Flag of Bulgaria (1971-1990).svg  Bulgaria
Ingo Steinhöfel
Flag of East Germany.svg  East Germany
Aleksandar Varbanov
Flag of Bulgaria (1971-1990).svg  Bulgaria
82.5 kg
details
Israil Arsamakov
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
István Messzi
Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary
Lee Hyung-kun
Flag of South Korea (1984-1997).svg  South Korea
90 kg
details
Anatoly Khrapaty
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
Nail Mukhamedyarov
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
Sławomir Zawada
Flag of Poland.svg  Poland
100 kg
details
Pavel Kuznetsov
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
Nicu Vlad
Flag of Romania (1965-1989).svg  Romania 3
Peter Immesberger
Flag of Germany.svg  West Germany
110 kg
details
Yury Zakharevich
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
József Jacsó
Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary
Ronny Weller
Flag of East Germany.svg  East Germany
+110 kg
details
Aleksandr Kurlovich
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union
Manfred Nerlinger
Flag of Germany.svg  West Germany
Martin Zawieja
Flag of Germany.svg  West Germany

1 Mitko Grablev of Bulgaria originally won the gold medal, but he was disqualified after he tested positive for furosemide.
2 Angel Guenchev of Bulgaria originally won the gold medal, but he was disqualified after he tested positive for furosemide. [2]
3 Andor Szanyi of Hungary originally won the silver medal, but was disqualified after he tested positive for stanozolol.

Medal table

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1Flag of the Soviet Union.svg  Soviet Union  (URS)6208
2Flag of Bulgaria (1971-1990).svg  Bulgaria  (BUL)2114
3Flag of East Germany.svg  East Germany  (GDR)1113
4Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey  (TUR)1001
5Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary  (HUN)0202
6Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China  (CHN)0145
7Flag of Germany.svg  West Germany  (FRG)0123
8Flag of South Korea (1984-1997).svg  South Korea  (KOR)0112
9Flag of Romania (1965-1989).svg  Romania  (ROU)0101
10Flag of Poland.svg  Poland  (POL)0011
Totals (10 nations)10101030

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References

  1. "Weightlifting at the 1988 Seoul Summer Games". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 20 January 2020.
  2. "THE SEOUL OLYMPICS: Weight Lifting; Team Lifted After 2d Drug Test Is Failed". The New York Times. 24 September 1988.

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