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Weightlifting at the 1948 London Summer Games:

Men's Light-Heavyweight

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: London, Great Britain
Venue(s): Empress Hall, Earls Court Exhibition Centre, Kensington, London
Date Started: August 11, 1948
Date Finished: August 11, 1948
Format: Total of best lifts in military press, snatch, and clean & jerk determined placement. Ties broken by lightest bodyweight.

Gold: USA Stan Stanczyk
Silver: USA Harold Sakata
Bronze: SWE Gösta Magnusson

Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal K
1 Stan Stanczyk 23 United States USA Gold 417.5 OR
2 Harold Sakata 28 United States USA Silver 380.0
3 Gösta Magnusson 32 Sweden SWE Bronze 375.0
4 Jean Debuf 24 France FRA 370.0
5 Osvaldo Forte 29 Argentina ARG 367.5
6 Jack Varaleau 26 Canada CAN 365.0
7 Juhani Vellamo 36 Finland FIN 355.0
8 Rasoul Raisi 23 Iran IRI 355.0
9 Ernie Roe Great Britain GBR 355.0
10 László Buronyi Hungary HUN 355.0
11 Raymond Herbaux 28 France FRA 350.0
11 Mohamed Ibrahim Saleh Egypt EGY 350.0
13 Wilhelm Pankl 33 Austria AUT 347.5
14 Fritz Haller 43 Austria AUT 342.5
15 Carlos Bisiak Peru PER 332.5
16 Lee Yeong-Hwan South Korea KOR 205.0