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Jafar Salmasi

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 0
Bronze 1
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameJafar Mohammad•Salmasi
Used nameJafar•Salmasi
Original nameجعفر محمد•سلماسی
Born22 September 1918 in Kadhimiya (IRQ)
Died31 January 2000 in Tehran (IRI)
Measurements60 kg
NOC(s) Islamic Republic of Iran

Biography

Jafar Salmasi had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1948 Olympics Featherweight class (312.5 kg).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) Event Status Team Pos Details
1948 Summer Olympics Weightlifting Featherweight, Men Olympic 3 Bronze Representing Iran    

Olympic Records

Records may have been broken subsequently during the same competition.
Games Date Sport Event Phase Mark Pos
1948 Summer Olympics 9 August 1948 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Triathlon) Final Standings 312.5 3
1948 Summer Olympics 9 August 1948 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Military Press) Military Press, Lift #1 95.0 AC
1948 Summer Olympics 9 August 1948 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Military Press) Military Press, Lift #2 100.0 AC
1948 Summer Olympics 9 August 1948 Weightlifting Featherweight, Men (≤60 kg, Snatch) Snatch, Lift #3 97.5 AC

Other participations

Games Role Details
1960 Summer Olympics Flagbearer at the Opening Ceremony Representing Iran    

Special Notes