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ALEXEIEV Vassili ( 1942) Russia / Weightlifting
A mining engineer and a major in the Red Army, the Russian Vassili Alexeiev is a reference in world weightlifting. During the Munich games in 1972, he lifted 640 kg in all three categories, which at the time put him well and truly into the record books.Throughout his career, this 1.86 m and 160 kg giant managed to total 79 world records winning 9 world titles: which in itself is a record!In Montreal in 1976, he managed to hold on to his Munich title. During all his years of domination, his rivals never posed a serious threat to him.
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