Zhang, the gold medalist in the non-Olympic division of women's 71kg at the World Championships last year, finished all the attempts in the snatch but the third attempt of kg was judged as no lift for it was finished overtime. The year-old Zhang won the second place following the snatch gold winner, her compatriot Wang Zhouyu who lifted up the same weight of kg. Zhang made good lifts of all the attempts of clean and jerk and the third one of kg outweighed the world standard kg set by IWF for the new division. The total of kg equals to the world standard. Hence, the new world records of clean and jerk and total have been established by the Chinese girl. Rim Jong sim from DPR Korea, the Rio Olympic champion in women's 75kg division, won the silvers of clean and jerk and total while the winner of clean and jerk and total at the World Championships Wang Zhouyu failed to challenge kg and kg at her second and the final attempts in the clean and jerk, won the third rankings of the two categories.
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Tian Tao 231kg Clean & Jerk World Record
China's Chen Lijun successfully defended his men's 67 kilograms total gold medal on a dramatic day of action at the International Weightlifting Federation IWF World Championships here today. Consistency was the key as Chen came out on top with kg after finishing third in the snatch with kg and second in the clean and jerk on kg. Compatriot Feng Lyudong was the overall runner-up having lifted a total kg in the weight category's B session, held earlier in the day.
This week in Large Men Lifting Ungodly Amounts of Weight as we mortals stare, legs, arms, backs, creaking just from watching : the heaviest clean and jerk ever recorded on film. His total weight for the competition kg or 1, pounds was also a world record. Talakhadze is currently training for the European Weightlifting Championships in Batumi, Georgia. Talakhadze apparently isn't satisfied with those lofty marks. Barbend recently highlighted a video from lifting culture Instagram account hookgrip that claims to show Talakhadze completing an attempt at kg