Men's 56kg

Weightlifting Beijing Olympics

Gold medal favorite: Cha Kum Chol Korea

Venue: Beihang University Gymnasium

China adds to its gold medals in weightlifting

China has added to its growing list of gold medals tonight, this time in the the men’s 56 kilogram weightlifting. Long Qingqua 17, lifted 292kg to snatch the gold medal.
Hoang Anh Tuan of Vietnam finished second and Eko Yuli Irawan from Indonesia won the bronze medal.

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