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Weightlifting at the 1968 Ciudad de México Summer Games:

Men's Middle-Heavyweight Snatch

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Host City: Ciudad de México, Mexico
Venue(s): Theatre of the Insurgents, Ciudad de México
Date Started: October 18, 1968
Date Finished: October 18, 1968

Gold: FIN Kaarlo Kangasniemi
Silver: URS Jaan Talts
Bronze: POL Marek Gołąb

Snatch

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC K
1 Kaarlo Kangasniemi 27 Finland FIN 157.5 WR (158.0)
2T Jaan Talts 24 Soviet Union URS 150.0
2T Jaakko Kailajärvi 27 Finland FIN 150.0
4T Marek Gołąb 28 Poland POL 145.0
4T Bo Johansson 23 Sweden SWE 145.0
4T Árpád Nemessányi 24 Hungary HUN 145.0
4T Bakr El-Sayed Bassam 28 Egypt EGY 145.0
4T Louis Martin 31 Great Britain GBR 145.0
9T Phil Grippaldi 22 United States USA 137.5
9T Pierre Gourrier 21 France FRA 137.5
11T Yun Seog-Won 34 South Korea KOR 135.0
11T Cheng Sheng-Teh 27 Chinese Taipei TPE 135.0
13T Vítězslav Országh 24 Czechoslovakia TCH 130.0
13T Jean-Pierre Van Lerberghe 21 Belgium BEL 130.0
13T Stergios Tsoukas Greece GRE 130.0
16 Paul Bjarnason 23 Canada CAN 127.5
17T Robert Bartholomew 32 United States USA 125.0
17T Andrés Martínez 24 Cuba CUB 125.0
17T Sylvanus Blackman 35 Great Britain GBR 125.0
20T Efrain Gusquiza 23 Peru PER 120.0
20T Gaber Ali Hafez Egypt EGY 120.0
20T Leong Chim Seong 27 Malaysia MAS 120.0
23 Fernando Torres 26 Puerto Rico PUR 115.0
24 Fernando Esquivel 29 Costa Rica CRC 105.0
AC Óskar Sigurpálsson 22 Iceland ISL NVL
AC Oscar Nobua 19 Argentina ARG NVL

Snatch Lift #1

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC K S/F
AC Kaarlo Kangasniemi 27 Finland FIN 150.0 o
AC Jaan Talts 24 Soviet Union URS 142.5 o
AC Marek Gołąb 28 Poland POL 140.0 o
AC Árpád Nemessányi 24 Hungary HUN 140.0 o
AC Pierre Gourrier 21 France FRA 137.5 o
AC Bakr El-Sayed Bassam 28 Egypt EGY 135.0 o
AC Louis Martin 31 Great Britain GBR 135.0 o
AC Phil Grippaldi 22 United States USA 132.5 o
AC Vítězslav Országh 24 Czechoslovakia TCH 130.0 o
AC Yun Seog-Won 34 South Korea KOR 130.0 o
AC Jean-Pierre Van Lerberghe 21 Belgium BEL 130.0 o
AC Paul Bjarnason 23 Canada CAN 127.5 o
AC Stergios Tsoukas Greece GRE 125.0 o
AC Andrés Martínez 24 Cuba CUB 125.0 o
AC Efrain Gusquiza 23 Peru PER 120.0 o
AC Gaber Ali Hafez Egypt EGY 120.0 o
AC Sylvanus Blackman 35 Great Britain GBR 120.0 o
AC Fernando Esquivel 29 Costa Rica CRC 100.0 o
AC Jaakko Kailajärvi 27 Finland FIN 150.0 x
AC Bo Johansson 23 Sweden SWE 145.0 x
AC Cheng Sheng-Teh 27 Chinese Taipei TPE 135.0 x
AC Robert Bartholomew 32 United States USA 125.0 x
AC Leong Chim Seong 27 Malaysia MAS 120.0 x
AC Fernando Torres 26 Puerto Rico PUR 115.0 x
AC Óskar Sigurpálsson 22 Iceland ISL 115.0 x
AC Oscar Nobua 19 Argentina ARG 115.0 x

Snatch Lift #2

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC K S/F
AC Kaarlo Kangasniemi 27 Finland FIN 155.0 o
AC Marek Gołąb 28 Poland POL 145.0 o
AC Bo Johansson 23 Sweden SWE 145.0 o
AC Árpád Nemessányi 24 Hungary HUN 145.0 o
AC Bakr El-Sayed Bassam 28 Egypt EGY 142.5 o
AC Louis Martin 31 Great Britain GBR 140.0 o
AC Phil Grippaldi 22 United States USA 137.5 o
AC Cheng Sheng-Teh 27 Chinese Taipei TPE 135.0 o
AC Sylvanus Blackman 35 Great Britain GBR 125.0 o
AC Leong Chim Seong 27 Malaysia MAS 120.0 o
AC Fernando Torres 26 Puerto Rico PUR 115.0 o
AC Fernando Esquivel 29 Costa Rica CRC 105.0 o
AC Jaan Talts 24 Soviet Union URS 150.0 x
AC Jaakko Kailajärvi 27 Finland FIN 150.0 x
AC Pierre Gourrier 21 France FRA 142.5 x
AC Vítězslav Országh 24 Czechoslovakia TCH 135.0 x
AC Yun Seog-Won 34 South Korea KOR 135.0 o
AC Jean-Pierre Van Lerberghe 21 Belgium BEL 135.0 x
AC Paul Bjarnason 23 Canada CAN 132.5 x
AC Stergios Tsoukas Greece GRE 130.0 x
AC Andrés Martínez 24 Cuba CUB 130.0 x
AC Robert Bartholomew 32 United States USA 125.0 x
AC Efrain Gusquiza 23 Peru PER 125.0 x
AC Gaber Ali Hafez Egypt EGY 125.0 x
AC Óskar Sigurpálsson 22 Iceland ISL 115.0 x
AC Oscar Nobua 19 Argentina ARG 115.0 x

Snatch Lift #3

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC K S/F
AC Kaarlo Kangasniemi 27 Finland FIN 157.5 o WR (158.0)
AC Jaan Talts 24 Soviet Union URS 150.0 o
AC Jaakko Kailajärvi 27 Finland FIN 150.0 o
AC Bakr El-Sayed Bassam 28 Egypt EGY 145.0 o
AC Louis Martin 31 Great Britain GBR 145.0 o
AC Stergios Tsoukas Greece GRE 130.0 o
AC Robert Bartholomew 32 United States USA 125.0 o
AC Bo Johansson 23 Sweden SWE 150.0 x
AC Árpád Nemessányi 24 Hungary HUN 150.0 x
AC Marek Gołąb 28 Poland POL 147.5 x
AC Phil Grippaldi 22 United States USA 142.5 x
AC Pierre Gourrier 21 France FRA 142.5 x
AC Cheng Sheng-Teh 27 Chinese Taipei TPE 142.5 x
AC Yun Seog-Won 34 South Korea KOR 137.5 x
AC Vítězslav Országh 24 Czechoslovakia TCH 135.0 x
AC Jean-Pierre Van Lerberghe 21 Belgium BEL 135.0 x
AC Paul Bjarnason 23 Canada CAN 132.5 x
AC Andrés Martínez 24 Cuba CUB 130.0 x
AC Sylvanus Blackman 35 Great Britain GBR 130.0 x
AC Efrain Gusquiza 23 Peru PER 125.0 x
AC Gaber Ali Hafez Egypt EGY 125.0 x
AC Leong Chim Seong 27 Malaysia MAS 125.0 x
AC Fernando Torres 26 Puerto Rico PUR 120.0 x
AC Óskar Sigurpálsson 22 Iceland ISL 115.0 x
AC Oscar Nobua 19 Argentina ARG 115.0 x
AC Fernando Esquivel 29 Costa Rica CRC 110.0 x

Snatch Lift #4

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC K S/F
AC Jaakko Kailajärvi 27 Finland FIN 158.5 x