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1997 World Weightlifting Championships

1997 World Championships
Host city Chiang Mai, Thailand
Dates December 6–14

The 1997 World Weightlifting Championships were held in Chiang Mai, Thailand from December 6 to December 14, 1997. In the men's tournament there were a total number of 189 athletes (51 nations) competing, while there were 143 women in action from 29 nations.

Medal summary

Men

Event Gold Silver Bronze
54 kg ()
Snatch  Yang Bin
China (CHN)
127.5 kg  Lan Shizhang
China (CHN)
127.5 kg  Wang Shin-yuan
Chinese Taipei (TPE)
115.0 kg
Clean & Jerk  Lan Shizhang
China (CHN)
160.5 kg
WR
 Wang Shin-yuan
Chinese Taipei (TPE)
147.5 kg  Nayden Rusev
Bulgaria (BUL)
147.5 kg
Total  Lan Shizhang
China (CHN)
287.5 kg  Yang Bin
China (CHN)
272.5 kg  Wang Shin-yuan
Chinese Taipei (TPE)
262.5 kg
59 kg ()
Snatch  William Vargas
Cuba (CUB)
132.5 kg Stefan Georgiev
Bulgaria (BUL)
130.0 kg  Le Maosheng
China (CHN)
130.0 kg
Clean & Jerk Stefan Georgiev
Bulgaria (BUL)
165.0 kg  Le Maosheng
China (CHN)
165.0 kg  Sevdalin Minchev
Bulgaria (BUL)
162.5 kg
Total Stefan Georgiev
Bulgaria (BUL)
295.0 kg  Le Maosheng
China (CHN)
295.0 kg  Sevdalin Minchev
Bulgaria (BUL)
290.0 kg
64 kg ()
Snatch  Wang Guohua
China (CHN)
147.5 kg  Hafız Süleymanoğlu
Turkey (TUR)
145.0 kg  Xiao Jiangang
China (CHN)
142.5 kg
Clean & Jerk  Xiao Jiangang
China (CHN)
175.0 kg  Asif Malikov
Azerbaijan (AZE)
172.5 kg  Valentin Sarov
Bulgaria (BUL)
170.0 kg
Total  Xiao Jiangang
China (CHN)
317.5 kg  Hafız Süleymanoğlu
Turkey (TUR)
315.0 kg  Asif Malikov
Azerbaijan (AZE)
305.0 kg
70 kg ()
Snatch  Zlatan Vanev
Bulgaria (BUL)
160.0 kg  Zhan Xugang
China (CHN)
157.5 kg  Wan Jianhui
China (CHN)
155.0 kg
Clean & Jerk  Zlatan Vanev
Bulgaria (BUL)
195.0 kg  Zhan Xugang
China (CHN)
195.5 kg
WR
 Kim Hak-bong
South Korea (KOR)
185.0 kg
Total  Zlatan Vanev
Bulgaria (BUL)
355.0 kg  Zhan Xugang
China (CHN)
352.5 kg  Wan Jianhui
China (CHN)
340.0 kg
76 kg ()
Snatch Georgi Gardev
Bulgaria (BUL)
167.5 kg  Waldemar Kosiński
Poland (POL)
165.0 kg  Yoto Yotov
Bulgaria (BUL)
165.0 kg
Clean & Jerk  Yoto Yotov
Bulgaria (BUL)
202.5 kg  Andrzej Kozłowski
Poland (POL)
200.0 kg  Waldemar Kosiński
Poland (POL)
197.5 kg
Total  Yoto Yotov
Bulgaria (BUL)
367.5 kg Georgi Gardev
Bulgaria (BUL)
365.0 kg  Waldemar Kosiński
Poland (POL)
362.5 kg
83 kg ()
Snatch  Andrzej Cofalik
Poland (POL)
172.5 kg  Yury Myshkovets
Russia (RUS)
172.5 kg  Dursun Sevinç
Turkey (TUR)
170.0 kg
Clean & Jerk  Zhang Yong
China (CHN)
207.5 kg  Krzysztof Siemion
Poland (POL)
207.5 kg  Andrzej Cofalik
Poland (POL)
207.5 kg
Total  Andrzej Cofalik
Poland (POL)
380.0 kg  Dursun Sevinç
Turkey (TUR)
375.0 kg  Krzysztof Siemion
Poland (POL)
372.5 kg
91 kg ()
Snatch  Tadeusz Drzazga
Poland (POL)
177.5 kg  Maksim Agapitov
Russia (RUS)
175.0 kg  Andrey Makarov
Kazakhstan (KAZ)
170.0 kg
Clean & Jerk  Julio Luna
Venezuela (VEN)
212.5 kg  Maksim Agapitov
Russia (RUS)
205.0 kg  Oleg Chumak
Ukraine (UKR)
200.0 kg
Total  Maksim Agapitov
Russia (RUS)
380.0 kg  Tadeusz Drzazga
Poland (POL)
377.5 kg  Julio Luna
Venezuela (VEN)
377.5 kg
99 kg ()
Snatch  Martin Tešovič
Slovakia (SVK)
180.0 kg  Choi Jong-keun
South Korea (KOR)
177.5 kg  Lorenzo Carrió
Spain (ESP)
172.5 kg
Clean & Jerk  Martin Tešovič
Slovakia (SVK)
220.0 kg  Ernesto Montoya
Cuba (CUB)
215.0 kg  Oleksiy Obukhov
Ukraine (UKR)
212.5 kg
Total  Martin Tešovič
Slovakia (SVK)
400.0 kg  Choi Jong-keun
South Korea (KOR)
387.5 kg  Oleksiy Obukhov
Ukraine (UKR)
385.0 kg
108 kg ()
Snatch  Cui Wenhua
China (CHN)
195.0 kg  Evgeny Shishlyannikov
Russia (RUS)
190.0 kg  Sergey Syrtsov
Russia (RUS)
185.0 kg
Clean & Jerk  Cui Wenhua
China (CHN)
220.0 kg  Wes Barnett
United States (USA)
220.0 kg  Mariusz Jędra
Poland (POL)
217.5 kg
Total  Cui Wenhua
China (CHN)
415.0 kg  Mariusz Jędra
Poland (POL)
392.5 kg  Wes Barnett
United States (USA)
390.0 kg
+108 kg ()
Snatch  Ronny Weller
Germany (GER)
200.0 kg  Andrey Chemerkin
Russia (RUS)
200.0 kg  Viktors Ščerbatihs
Latvia (LAT)
187.5 kg
Clean & Jerk  Andrey Chemerkin
Russia (RUS)
262.5 kg
WR
 Ronny Weller
Germany (GER)
250.0 kg  Viktors Ščerbatihs
Latvia (LAT)
225.0 kg
Total  Andrey Chemerkin
Russia (RUS)
462.5 kg
WR
 Ronny Weller
Germany (GER)
450.0 kg  Viktors Ščerbatihs
Latvia (LAT)
412.5 kg

Women

Event Gold Silver Bronze
46 kg ()
Snatch  Kyi Kyi Than
Myanmar (MYA)
77.5 kg  Liu Ling
China (CHN)
75.0 kg  Sri Indriyani
Indonesia (INA)
75.0 kg
Clean & Jerk  Liu Ling
China (CHN)
100.0 kg  Kunjarani Devi
India (IND)
97.5 kg  Sri Indriyani
Indonesia (INA)
95.0 kg
Total  Liu Ling
China (CHN)
175.0 kg  Kunjarani Devi
India (IND)
170.0 kg  Sri Indriyani
Indonesia (INA)
170.0 kg
50 kg ()
Snatch  Zhong Yan
China (CHN)
85.0 kg  Izabela Dragneva
Bulgaria (BUL)
82.5 kg  Winarni Binti Slamet
Indonesia (INA)
80.0 kg
Clean & Jerk  Winarni Binti Slamet
Indonesia (INA)
105.0 kg  Izabela Dragneva
Bulgaria (BUL)
102.5 kg  Swe Swe Win
Myanmar (MYA)
100.0 kg
Total  Winarni Binti Slamet
Indonesia (INA)
185.0 kg  Izabela Dragneva
Bulgaria (BUL)
185.0 kg  Ri Yong-hwa
North Korea (PRK)
180.0 kg
54 kg ()
Snatch  Meng Xianjuan
China (CHN)
87.5 kg  Khin Moe Nwe
Myanmar (MYA)
85.0 kg  Kuo Ping-chun
Chinese Taipei (TPE)
85.0 kg
Clean & Jerk  Meng Xianjuan
China (CHN)
117.5 kg
WR
 Ri Song-hui
North Korea (PRK)
110.0 kg  Saipin Detsaeng
Thailand (THA)
110.0 kg
Total  Meng Xianjuan
China (CHN)
205.0 kg  Ri Song-hui
North Korea (PRK)
195.0 kg  Saipin Detsaeng
Thailand (THA)
195.0 kg
59 kg ()
Snatch  Patmawati Abdul Hamid
Indonesia (INA)
97.5 kg  Khassaraporn Suta
Thailand (THA)
92.5 kg  Wu Mei-yi
Chinese Taipei (TPE)
92.5 kg
Clean & Jerk  Khassaraporn Suta
Thailand (THA)
117.5 kg  Naw Ju Ni
Myanmar (MYA)
117.5 kg  Patmawati Abdul Hamid
Indonesia (INA)
115.0 kg
Total  Patmawati Abdul Hamid
Indonesia (INA)
212.5 kg  Khassaraporn Suta
Thailand (THA)
210.0 kg  Naw Ju Ni
Myanmar (MYA)
207.5 kg
64 kg ()
Snatch  Chen Jui-lien
Chinese Taipei (TPE)
102.5 kg  Chen Yanqing
China (CHN)
100.0 kg  Neelam Laxmi
India (IND)
100.0 kg
Clean & Jerk  Chen Yanqing
China (CHN)
131.0 kg
WR
 Chen Jui-lien
Chinese Taipei (TPE)
122.5 kg  Lu Yun
China (CHN)
122.5 kg
Total  Chen Yanqing
China (CHN)
230.0 kg  Chen Jui-lien
Chinese Taipei (TPE)
225.0 kg  Neelam Laxmi
India (IND)
217.5 kg
70 kg ()
Snatch  Xiang Fenglan
China (CHN)
105.5 kg
WR
 Ilona Danko
Hungary (HUN)
100.0 kg  Huang Hsi-li
Chinese Taipei (TPE)
97.5 kg
Clean & Jerk  Xiang Fenglan
China (CHN)
130.5 kg
WR
 Irina Kasimova
Russia (RUS)
122.5 kg  Huang Hsi-li
Chinese Taipei (TPE)
120.0 kg
Total  Xiang Fenglan
China (CHN)
235.0 kg
WR
 Huang Hsi-li
Chinese Taipei (TPE)
217.5 kg  Ilona Danko
Hungary (HUN)
215.0 kg
76 kg ()
Snatch  Hua Ju
China (CHN)
107.5 kg
WR
 Mária Takács
Hungary (HUN)
100.0 kg  Mónica Carrio
Spain (ESP)
97.5 kg
Clean & Jerk  Hua Ju
China (CHN)
140.5 kg
WR
 Kim Soon-hee
South Korea (KOR)
125.0 kg  Mária Takács
Hungary (HUN)
125.0 kg
Total  Hua Ju
China (CHN)
247.5 kg
WR
 Mária Takács
Hungary (HUN)
225.0 kg  Kim Soon-hee
South Korea (KOR)
220.0 kg
83 kg ()
Snatch  Tang Weifang
China (CHN)
117.5 kg
WR
 Albina Khomich
Russia (RUS)
107.5 kg  María Urrutia
Colombia (COL)
105.0 kg
Clean & Jerk  Tang Weifang
China (CHN)
143.0 kg
WR
 María Urrutia
Colombia (COL)
130.0 kg  Aye Mon Khin
Myanmar (MYA)
127.5 kg
Total  Tang Weifang
China (CHN)
260.0 kg
WR
 María Urrutia
Colombia (COL)
235.0 kg  Aye Mon Khin
Myanmar (MYA)
227.5 kg
+83 kg ()
Snatch  Aye Aye Aung
Myanmar (MYA)
110.0 kg  Bilkisu Musa
Nigeria (NGR)
107.5 kg  Ma Runmei
China (CHN)
107.5 kg
Clean & Jerk  Ma Runmei
China (CHN)
145.0 kg  Chen Hsiao-lien
Chinese Taipei (TPE)
137.5 kg  Chen Shu-chih
Chinese Taipei (TPE)
135.0 kg
Total  Ma Runmei
China (CHN)
252.5 kg  Chen Shu-chih
Chinese Taipei (TPE)
240.0 kg  Aye Aye Aung
Myanmar (MYA)
240.0 kg

Medal table

Ranking by Big (Total result) medals
 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  China 10 3 1 14
2  Bulgaria 3 2 1 6
3  Indonesia 2 0 1 3
4  Russia 2 0 0 2
5  Poland 1 2 2 5
6  Slovakia 1 0 0 1
7  Chinese Taipei 0 3 1 4
8  Turkey 0 2 0 2
9  Hungary 0 1 1 2
 India 0 1 1 2
 North Korea 0 1 1 2
 South Korea 0 1 1 2
 Thailand 0 1 1 2
14  Colombia 0 1 0 1
 Germany 0 1 0 1
16  Myanmar 0 0 3 3
17  Azerbaijan 0 0 1 1
 Latvia 0 0 1 1
 Ukraine 0 0 1 1
 United States 0 0 1 1
 Venezuela 0 0 1 1
Total 19 19 19 57
Ranking by all medals: Big (Total result) and Small (Snatch and Clean & Jerk)
 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  China 29 9 6 44
2  Bulgaria 8 5 5 18
3  Indonesia 4 0 5 9
4  Russia 3 7 1 11
5  Poland 3 5 5 13
6  Slovakia 3 0 0 3
7  Myanmar 2 2 5 9
8  Chinese Taipei 1 6 7 14
9  Thailand 1 2 2 5
10  Germany 1 2 0 3
11  Cuba 1 1 0 2
12  Venezuela 1 0 1 1
13  Turkey 0 3 1 4
14  Hungary 0 3 2 5
 South Korea 0 3 2 5
16  India 0 2 2 4
17  Colombia 0 2 1 3
 North Korea 0 2 1 3
19  Azerbaijan 0 1 1 2
 United States 0 1 1 2
21  Nigeria 0 1 0 1
22  Latvia 0 0 3 3
 Ukraine 0 0 3 3
24  Spain 0 0 2 2
25  Kazakhstan 0 0 1 1
Total 57 57 57 171

Team ranking

Participating nations

332 competitors from 58 nations competed.

References

  • Results (Sport 123)
  • Weightlifting World Championships Seniors Statistics
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