Melbourne 1956 - Weightlifting - Men: Light Heavyweight

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Weight limit: 82.5 kg [182 lbs]
Date: 26 November 1956

Rank Name Nation Press Snatch Jerk Total
1 Tommy Kono USA 140.0 kg [309 lbs] 132.5 kg [292 lbs] 175.0 kg [386 lbs] 447.5 kg [987 lbs]
2 Vasilijs Stepanovs URS 135.0 kg [298 lbs] 130.0 kg [287 lbs] 162.5 kg [358 lbs] 427.5 kg [942 lbs]
3 Jim George USA 120.0 kg [265 lbs] 130.0 kg [287 lbs] 167.5 kg [369 lbs] 417.5 kg [920 lbs]
4 Jalal Mansouri IRI 132.5 kg [292 lbs] 122.5 kg [270 lbs] 162.5 kg [358 lbs] 417.5 kg [920 lbs]
5 Phil Caira GBR 127.5 kg [281 lbs] 122.5 kg [270 lbs] 155.0 kg [342 lbs] 405.0 kg [893 lbs]
6 Vaclav Psenicka Jr. TCH 125.0 kg [276 lbs] 120.0 kg [265 lbs] 155.0 kg [342 lbs] 400.0 kg [882 lbs]
7 Marcel Paterni FRA 132.5 kg [292 lbs] 115.0 kg [254 lbs] 147.5 kg [325 lbs] 395.0 kg [871 lbs]
8 John Powell AUS 120.0 kg [265 lbs] 117.5 kg [259 lbs] 145.0 kg [320 lbs] 382.5 kg [843 lbs]
9 Willy Claes BEL 107.5 kg [237 lbs] 112.5 kg [248 lbs] 137.5 kg [303 lbs] 357.5 kg [788 lbs]
10 Muhammad Iqbal Butt PAK 105.0 kg [231 lbs] 102.5 kg [226 lbs] 130.0 kg [287 lbs] 337.5 kg [744 lbs]