Weightlifting at the 1988 Summer Olympics
at the Games of the XXIV Olympiad
|Venue||Olympic Weightlifting Gymnasium|
|Dates||18–29 September 1988|
|Competitors||226 from 62 nations|
1 Mitko Grablev of Bulgaria originally won the gold medal, but he was disqualified after he tested positive for furosemide.
2 Angel Guenchev of Bulgaria originally won the gold medal, but he was disqualified after he tested positive for furosemide.
3 Andor Szanyi of Hungary originally won the silver medal, but was disqualified after he tested positive for stanozolol.
|1||Soviet Union (URS)||6||2||0||8|
|3||East Germany (GDR)||1||1||1||3|
|7||West Germany (FRG)||0||1||2||3|
|8||South Korea (KOR)||0||1||1||2|
|Totals (10 nations)||10||10||10||30|
- "THE SEOUL OLYMPICS: Weight Lifting; Team Lifted After 2d Drug Test Is Failed". The New York Times. 1988-09-24.