Mahmoud Fayad at first place
Mahmoud Fayad (1926 – December 17, 2002) was a Featherweight (-60 kg) in the weightlifting Egyptian team at the Summer Olympics of 1948 in London. He scored a Gold medal for Egypt after lifting a record of 332.5 kg. This was the second time that Egypt accumulates 5 medals after doing so back in 1936 Berlin for the first time.
- "Olympic Medal Winners Archives". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 2008-08-12.
- "Stats Egypt". ABC. Retrieved 2008-08-13.
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