Olympic champ tests positive at weightlifting worlds

BUDAPEST, Hungary (AP) Olympic champion Un Guk Kim of North Korea is among seven athletes who have been provisionally suspended by the international weightlifting federation after failing doping tests at the world championships. Kim, who won the gold medal at the 2012 London Olympics by setting a world record total in the men's 62-kilogram division, tested positive for the banned...
Via Associated Press
December 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Kim Un Guk sets record to win gold

Kim Un Guk won North Korea's second weightlifting gold medal at the London Olympics on Monday, setting a world record total of 327 kilograms in the men's 62-kilogram division. Oscar Figueroa Mosquera of Colombia got the silver medal and Eko Yuli Irawan of Indonesia took bronze. World champion Zhang Jie of China missed the podium, finishing in fourth place. Kim did a victory dance...
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July 30, 2012  |  Discuss

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