Russian Weight lifter Dmitry Klokov mysteriously walks out of Olympics

Russian weightlifter Dmitry Klokov has withdrawn from the Olympics for unspecified medical reasons, the country’s sports minister said Saturday. Klokov, a Beijing silver medallist, was expected to challenge for medals in Monday’s 105kg category. Vitaly Mutko announced Saturday the 29-year-old athlete would not be able to compete, but did More...

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By LondonGames On Tuesday, July 31st, 2012
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Kim Un Guk from North Korea makes World Record in 62kg Weightlifting

North Korea’s Kim Un Guk broke the world record in men’s 62 kg category weight-lifting on the way to win gold at the London Olympics Monday. Kim opened up a big lead by snatching 153 kg, equalling the More...