Tang Lingsheng

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This is a Chinese name; the family name is Tang.
Tang Lingsheng
Medal record
Competitor for  China
Men's Weightlifting
Olympic Games
Gold 1996 Atlanta -59 kg

Tang Lingsheng (born 1971 in Lingui, Guangxi) is a male Chinese weightlifter.

Major performances[edit]

  • 1989 National Junior Games - 3rd 56 kg (262.5 kg);
  • 1991 National Inter-city Games - 2nd 60 kg (280 kg);
  • 1992 National Championships - 3rd 60 kg (295 kg);
  • 1992 World Championships - 3rd 59 kg (292.5 kg);
  • 1995 Asian Championships - Winning three titles and breaking an AR;
  • 1995 World Championships - 1st 59 kg in clean and jerk;
  • 1996 Atlanta Olympic Games - 1st 59 kg (WR);

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