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Weightlifting at the 2000 Sydney Summer Games:

Men's Middleweight

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Host City: Sydney, Australia
Venue(s): Sydney Convention Centre, Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre, Sydney, New South Wales
Date Started: September 22, 2000
Date Finished: September 22, 2000
Format: Total of best lifts in snatch and clean & jerk determined placement. Ties broken by lightest bodyweight.

Gold: CHN Zhan Xugang
Silver: GRE Viktor Mitrou
Bronze: ARM Arsen Melikyan

Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal K
1 Zhan Xugang 26 China CHN Gold 367.5 OR
2 Viktor Mitrou 27 Greece GRE Silver 367.5 OR
3 Arsen Melikyan 24 Armenia ARM Bronze 365.0
4 Sergey Filimonov 25 Kazakhstan KAZ 362.5
5 Ilirjan Suli 24 Albania ALB 355.0
6 Chon Chol-Ho 31 North Korea PRK 352.5
7 Ingo Steinhöfel 33 Germany GER 350.0
8 Dmytro Hnidenko 24 Ukraine UKR 350.0
9 Idalberto Aranda 25 Cuba CUB 350.0
10 Mehmet Yılmaz 26 Turkey TUR 347.5
11 Ruslan Savchenko 29 Ukraine UKR 337.5
12 Oscar Chaplin, III 20 United States USA 335.0
13 Ayhan Cicek 22 Turkey TUR 325.0
14 Damian Brown 30 Australia AUS 320.0
15 Carlos Saurí 26 Puerto Rico PUR 305.0
16 Joseph Bellon 24 Sierra Leone SLE 200.0
AC Mohamed Hossein Barkhah 23 Iran IRI DNF