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Weightlifting at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games:

Men's Light-Heavyweight

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Host City: Helsinki, Finland
Venue(s): Exhibition Hall II, Helsinki
Date Started: July 27, 1952
Date Finished: July 27, 1952
Format: Total of best lifts in military press, snatch, and clean & jerk determined placement. Ties broken by lightest bodyweight.

Gold: URS Trofim Lomakin
Silver: USA Stan Stanczyk
Bronze: URS Arkady Vorobyov

Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal K
1 Trofim Lomakin 27 Soviet Union URS Gold 417.5 OR
2 Stan Stanczyk 27 United States USA Silver 415.0
3 Arkady Vorobyov 27 Soviet Union URS Bronze 407.5
4 Mohammad Hassan Rahnavardi 25 Iran IRI 402.5
5 Jean Debuf 28 France FRA 400.0
6 Issy Bloomberg 22 South Africa RSA 392.5
7 Osvaldo Forte 33 Argentina ARG 382.5
8 Clyde Emrich 21 United States USA 380.0
9 Mohamed Ali Abdel Kerim 24 Egypt EGY 377.5
10 Georges Firmin 28 France FRA 377.5
11 Hans Claussen 40 Germany GER 362.5
12 Armando Rueda 23 Mexico MEX 360.0
13 Augusto Fiorentini 23 Italy ITA 360.0
14 Wilhelm Flenner 29 Austria AUT 352.5
15 Josef Hantych 40 Czechoslovakia TCH 345.0
16 Silvino Robin 28 Brazil BRA 345.0
17 Cecil Moore 22 Guyana GUY 342.5
18 Ilie Dancea 23 Romania ROU 330.0
19 Czesław Białas 21 Poland POL 325.0
AC Jack Varaleau 30 Canada CAN [112.5]
AC Orlando Garrido 28 Cuba CUB [122.5]
AC Sigvard Kinnunen 32 Sweden SWE [212.5]
AC Juhani Vellamo 40 Finland FIN DNF