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Andon Nikolov

Full name: Andon Nikolov
Original name: Андон Николов
Gender: Male
Height: 15-2 (182 cm)
Weight: 196 lbs (89 kg)
Born: June 15, 1951 in Sofia, Sofia Grad, Bulgaria
Country: BUL Bulgaria
Sport: Weightlifting

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

Andon Nikolov had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 1972 Olympics Middle-Heavyweight class (525.0 kg); 1st in the 1972 World Championships Middle-Heavyweight class (525.0 kg); 3rd in the 1972 European Championships Middle-Heavyweight class (525.0 kg); 2nd in the 1973 European Championships Middle-Heavyweight class (352.5 kg); 2nd in the 1974 European Championships Middle-Heavyweight class (385.0 kg); 3rd in the 1978 European Championships Middle-Heavyweight class (352.5 kg). He set five world records in middle-heavyweight class – three in the snatch and two in the total.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 21 München Weightlifting Men's Middle-Heavyweight Bulgaria BUL 1 Gold OR

Men's Middle-Heavyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank K S/F
1972 Summer 21 München Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Final Standings 1 525.0
1972 Summer 21 München Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Military Press 3T 180.0
1972 Summer 21 München Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Military Press Lift #1 AC 172.5 o
1972 Summer 21 München Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Military Press Lift #2 AC 177.5 o
1972 Summer 21 München Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Military Press Lift #3 AC 180.0 o
1972 Summer 21 München Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch 1 155.0
1972 Summer 21 München Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch Lift #1 AC 147.5 o
1972 Summer 21 München Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch Lift #2 AC 152.5 o
1972 Summer 21 München Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Snatch Lift #3 AC 155.0 o
1972 Summer 21 München Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk 4T 190.0
1972 Summer 21 München Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk Lift #1 AC 185.0 o
1972 Summer 21 München Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk Lift #2 AC 190.0 x
1972 Summer 21 München Weightlifting Bulgaria BUL Clean & Jerk Lift #3 AC 190.0 o
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