Kianoush Rostami

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Kianoush Rostami
Personal information
Native name کیانوش رستمی
Nationality Iranian
Born (1991-07-23) July 23, 1991 (age 23)
Eslamabad-e Gharb, Kermanshah Province, Iran
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in) (2012)
Weight 85 kg (187 lb) (2012)
Sport
Country  Iran
Sport Weightlifting
Event(s) -85 kg
Achievements and titles
Personal best(s)
  • 383 kg: (2012)
Updated on 4 August 2012.

Kianoush Rostami (Persian: کیانوش رستمی‎, born July 23, 1991 in Eslamabad-e Gharb, Kermanshah Province) is an Iranian weightlifter who won the gold medal in the Men's 85 kg weight class at the 2011 World Weightlifting Championships.[1]

He won the bronze medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics in the men's 85 kg category with a total of 380 kg.

Major results[edit]

Year Venue Weight Record (kg) / Rank
Snatch Cl&Jerk Total
Olympics Games
2012 London, United Kingdom 85 kg 171 / 5 209 / 4 380 / 3
World Championships
2010 Antalya, Turkey 77 kg 161 / 3 193 / 5 354 / 4
2011 Paris, France 85 kg 173 / 3 209 / 1 382 / 1
Asian Games
2010 Guangzhou, China 85 kg 165 / 5 200 / 6 365 / 6
Asian Championships
2008 Kanazawa, Japan 69 kg 131 / 10 No mark No mark
2011 Tongling, China 85 kg 162 / 2 201 / 2 363 / 2
2012 Pyeongtaek, South Korea 85 kg 172 / 1 211 / 2 383 / 2
World Junior Championships
2010 Sofia, Bulgaria 77 kg 160 / 1 187 / 1 347 / 1
2011 Penang, Malaysia 85 kg 168 / 2 210 / 1 378 / 1

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Iranian lifter wins 2 golds at worlds". Press TV. 12 November 2011. Retrieved 18 July 2012. 

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