Gabriel Sîncrăian

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Gabriel Sîncrăian
Weightlifting at the 2016 Summer Olympics-85kg-12.jpg
Sîncrăian (right) at the 2016 Olympics
Personal information
Born (1988-12-21) 21 December 1988 (age 28)
Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Height 174 cm (5 ft 9 in)[1]
Sport
Sport Weightlifting
Club SCM Bistrita

Gabriel Sîncrăian (born 21 December 1988) is a Romanian weightlifter who competes in the 85 kg weight division.

Career[edit]

He took part in the 2012 and 2016 Olympics and won a bronze medal in the same 85-kg event in 2016.[2] Sîncrăian won two more medals at the European championships in 2012 and 2016.[3]

On October 13, 2016, the IWF reported that Sincraian had tested positive for excess testosterone in a test connected to the Rio Olympics.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Gabriel Sîncrăian Archived 2016-08-06 at the Wayback Machine.. rio2016.com
  2. ^ {{ Cite sports-reference abriel Sîncrăian"Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-12-17. Retrieved 2012-08-02.  | 3 = 11 August 2012}}
  3. ^ Sincraian Gabriel (ROU). iat.uni-leipzig.de
  4. ^ "Weightlifter Gabriel Sincraian fails Rio Olympic drug test". Associated Press. October 13, 2016. Retrieved 2016-10-14.