Li Xueying

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Li Xueying
Personal information
Born (1990-05-15) May 15, 1990 (age 26)
Henan
Height 1.61 m (5 ft 3 12 in)
Weight 58 kg (128 lb)
Sport
Country  China
Sport Weightlifting
Event(s) 58kg
Updated on 30 July 2012.
This is a Chinese name; the family name is Li.

Li Xueying (Chinese: 李雪英; pinyin: Lĭ Xǔeyīng; born May 15, 1990 in Henan[1]) is a Chinese weightlifter.[2] She won gold medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics by lifting 108 kg (238 lb) and 138 kg (304 lb) on snatch and clean & jerk, respectively, with a total weight lifted of 246 kg (542 lb), setting a new Olympic record in both snatch and total weight lifted.[3][4]

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  1. ^ "Xueying Li - Weightlifting - Olympic Athlete - London 2012". 2012-07-27. Retrieved 2012-07-30. 
  2. ^ "FRANCE WEIGHTLIFTING WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS". sports.media.daum.net. 2011-11-07. Retrieved 2011-11-07. 
  3. ^ "Women's 58kg - Olympic Weightlifting - London 2012". 2012-07-30. Retrieved 2012-07-30. 
  4. ^ "Olympics weightlifting: China's Li Xueying lands gold with record lift". Retrieved 2012-07-30.