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Hossein Tavakoli

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameHossein•Tavakoli
Used nameHossein•Tavakoli
Original nameحسين•توکلی
Born10 January 1978 in Mahmood Abad (IRI)
Measurements180 cm / 105 kg
NOC Islamic Republic of Iran

Biography

Hossein Tavakoli had the following podium finishes at major championships: 1st in the 2000 Olympics Heavyweight class (425.0 kg).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
2000 Summer Olympics Weightlifting IRI Hossein Tavakoli
Heavyweight, Men (Olympic) 1 Gold

Olympic Records

Records may have been broken subsequently during the same competition.
Games Date Sport Event Phase Mark Pos
2000 Summer Olympics 25 September 2000 Weightlifting Heavyweight, Men (≤105 kg, Biathlon) Final Standings 420.0 1
2000 Summer Olympics 25 September 2000 Weightlifting Heavyweight, Men (≤105 kg, Biathlon) Final Standings 425.0 1
2000 Summer Olympics 25 September 2000 Weightlifting Heavyweight, Men (≤105 kg, Snatch) Snatch, Lift #1 190.0 AC
2000 Summer Olympics 25 September 2000 Weightlifting Heavyweight, Men (≤105 kg, Clean & Jerk) Clean & Jerk, Lift #1 230.0 AC
2000 Summer Olympics 25 September 2000 Weightlifting Heavyweight, Men (≤105 kg, Clean & Jerk) Clean & Jerk, Lift #3 235.0 AC

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