North Korean weightlifter Jon SIM lim won the gold medal of the Olympic games in Rio de Janeiro in the weight category up to 75 kg and became a double Olympic champion.

In Rio lim the sum of the two exercises took weight 274 kg(121 153 snatch plus clean and jerk). Second went to Darya Naumova from Belarus (258, 116+142) third Spanish Lidia Valentin Perez (257, 116+141).

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Note that four years ago in London the Korean won gold in the weight category up to 69 kg.

Recall that the Russian weight lifters in the Olympic games do not compete. The international weightlifting Federation (IWF) on 29 July has removed them from participation in the 2016 Games because of the numerous cases of violation of anti-doping rules.

Arbitration the situation has not changed.



Weightlifter of the DPRK SIM lim John became the Olympic champion Rio 13.08.2016

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