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Weightlifting at the 1968 Ciudad de México Summer Games:

Men's Light-Heavyweight

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Host City: Ciudad de México, Mexico
Venue(s): Theatre of the Insurgents, Ciudad de México
Date Started: October 17, 1968
Date Finished: October 17, 1968
Format: Total of best lifts in military press, snatch, and clean & jerk determined placement. Ties broken by lightest bodyweight.

Gold: URS Boris Selitsky
Silver: URS Volodymyr Bieliaiev
Bronze: POL Norbert Ozimek

Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal K
1 Boris Selitsky 30 Soviet Union URS Gold 485.0 =WR
2 Volodymyr Bieliaiev 28 Soviet Union URS Silver 485.0 =WR
3 Norbert Ozimek 23 Poland POL Bronze 472.5
4 Győző Veres 32 Hungary HUN 472.5
5 Karl Arnold 27 East Germany GDR 467.5
6 Hans Zdražila 27 Czechoslovakia TCH 462.5
7 Jouni Kailajärvi 30 Finland FIN 445.0
8 Lee Jong-Seop 32 South Korea KOR 440.0
9 Víctor Ángel Pagán 29 Puerto Rico PUR 435.0
10 Pierre St. Jean 25 Canada CAN 435.0
11 Rainer Dörrzapf 18 West Germany FRG 435.0
12 Gino Corradini 27 Italy ITA 427.5
13 Juan Curbelo 22 Cuba CUB 425.0
14 Mike Pearman 27 Great Britain GBR 425.0
15 Aldo Roy 26 Canada CAN 420.0
16 John Bolton 23 New Zealand NZL 420.0
17 Fortunato Rijna 30 Netherlands Antilles AHO 420.0
18 Peter Arthur 29 Great Britain GBR 415.0
19 Rudolph James 23 Guyana GUY 412.5
20 José Manuel Figueroa 29 Puerto Rico PUR 410.0
21 Rodolfo Castillo 35 Costa Rica CRC 357.5
22 José Pérez 23 Dominican Republic DOM 350.0
AC Neville Pery 30 Australia AUS DNF
AC Cedric Demetris 31 Jamaica JAM DNF
AC Joe Puleo 26 United States USA DNF
AC Irsan Husen 27 Indonesia INA DNF