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Soviet Union Weightlifting at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Date Started: November 23, 1956
Date Finished: November 23, 1956

Events for Soviet Union: 6
Participants for Soviet Union: 7 (7 men and 0 women)
Youngest Participant for Soviet Union: Ihor Rybak (22 years, 249 days)
Oldest Participant for Soviet Union: Arkady Vorobyov (32 years, 50 days)
Most Medals for Soviet Union (Athlete): 7 athletes with 1 medal

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Men's Bantamweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Vladimir Stogov 25 Men's Bantamweight 2 Silver

Men's Featherweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Yevgeny Minayev 23 Men's Featherweight 2 Silver

Men's Lightweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Ihor Rybak 22 Men's Lightweight 1 Gold
Ravil Khabutdinov 27 Men's Lightweight 2 Silver

Men's Middleweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Fyodor Bogdanovsky 26 Men's Middleweight 1 Gold

Men's Light-Heavyweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Vasīlijs Stepanovs 29 Men's Light-Heavyweight 2 Silver

Men's Middle-Heavyweight

Athlete Age Event Rank Medal
Arkady Vorobyov 32 Men's Middle-Heavyweight 1 Gold

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