Oksana Slivenko

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Oxana Slivenko
Personal information
Born (1986-12-20) December 20, 1986 (age 30)
Height 1.64 m (5 ft 4 12 in)
Weight 69 kg (152 lb)
Country  Russia
Sport Weightlifting
Event(s) 69kg
Turned pro 2001
Coached by Vyacheslav Rubin
Updated on 26 July 2012.

Oxana Nikolayevna Slivenko (Russian: Оксана Николаевна Сливенко) (born 20 December 1986 in Chekhov, Moscow Oblast) is a Russian weightlifter.

She won the silver medal at the 2005 Junior World Championships in the 63 kg category, and again at the 2006 Junior World Championships in the 69 kg category.[1][2]

Slivenko participated in the women's 69 kg class at the 2006 World Weightlifting Championships and won the gold medal, with a World Record snatch of 123 kg,[3] and clean and jerking an additional 140 kg for a total of 263 kg.[1][4]

At the 2007 World Weightlifting Championships she won the gold medal again in the 69 kg class, with a World Record total of 276 kg.[1][3][5]

She won the silver medal in the 69 kg category at the 2008 Summer Olympics, with a total of 255 kg.[1] Slivenko was forced to withdraw from London Olympics 2012, on account of suffering an injury in a training session.[6]

Career statistics[edit]

Date Tournament Venue Weight category Snatch Rank Clean and jerk Rank Overall Rank
2006-10-02 World Championships Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic −69 kg 123.0 kg 1st 140.0 kg 1st 263.0 kg 1st
2007-04-17 European Championships Strasbourg, France −69 kg 112.0 kg 1st 145.0 kg 1st 257.0 kg 1st
2007-09-17 World Championships Chiang Mai, Thailand −69 kg 120.0 kg 2nd 156.0 kg 1st 276.0 kg 1st
2008-08-08 Olympic Games Beijing, China −69 kg 115.0 kg 140.0 kg 255.0 kg 2nd
2011-04-15 European Championships Kazan, Russia −69 kg 120.0 kg 1st 145.0 kg 1st 265.0 kg 1st


  1. ^ a b c d "SLIVENKO Oxana". International Weightlifting Federation. 
  2. ^ "Slivenko Oksana (RUS)". IAT Weightlifting Database. 
  3. ^ a b "Progress of World Records, Women's 69 kg". International Weightlifting Federation. 
  4. ^ "Russian upsets Liu at weightlifting worlds.". The America's Intelligence Wire. Associated Press. 2006-10-05. Retrieved 2009-02-10. 
  5. ^ "Russian weightlifter breaks world record defending title". USA Today. Associated Press. 2007-09-24. Retrieved 2009-02-10. 
  6. ^ "Weightlifting favourite Oksana Slivenko ruled out by injury". 27 July 2012. 

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