• Short Summary

    STANISLAV BATICHEV OF THE SOVIET UNION ACHIEVED A PERSONAL BEST TOTAL WHEN HE WON THE HEAVYWEIGHT DIVISION OF THE "LITTLE OLYMPICS" WEIGHTLIFTING TOURNAMENT IN MEXICO CITY ON SATURDAY.

  • Description

    1.
    LV INT. J. DIBE (USA) PRESSES 195 KG.
    0.31

    2.
    SV AUDIENCE APPLAUDS
    0.32

    3.
    CU PLACARD SHOWING WEIGHT ABOUT TO BE ATTEMPTED BY RIGBY (AUSTRALIA)
    0.35

    4.
    SV RIGBY FAILS TO 'CLEAN AND JERK' 182.5 KG
    0.41

    5.
    SV AUDIENCE APPLAUDS
    0.44

    6.
    SV LEXA (CZECH) FAILS TO LIFT 187.5 KG
    1.03

    7.
    SV AUDIENCE
    1.04

    8.
    SV REDING (BELGIUM) LIFTS 200 KG
    1.36

    9.
    CU BOARD SHOWS BATICHEV (USSR) ATTEMPTING 210 KG
    1.39

    10.
    SV BATICHEV LIFTS 210 KG TO WIN GOLD MEDAL
    1.59

    11.
    SV AUDIENCE
    2.02

    12.
    SV FANFARE SOUNDS AS BATICHEV, DUBE AND PICKETT (USA) WAVE FROM WINNERS ROSTRUM
    2.17



    Initials JBS/VS/MR/PC


    SPORT: WEIGHTLIFTING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: STANISLAV BATICHEV OF THE SOVIET UNION ACHIEVED A PERSONAL BEST TOTAL WHEN HE WON THE HEAVYWEIGHT DIVISION OF THE "LITTLE OLYMPICS" WEIGHTLIFTING TOURNAMENT IN MEXICO CITY ON SATURDAY.

    BATICHEV AND DUBE, OF THE U.S., BOTH FINISHED WITH AN AGGREGATE OF 550 KGS (1,212 1/2 LBS), BUT THE RUSSIAN WON THE GOLD MEDAL ON BODY WEIGHT. THIRD PLACE WENT TO PICKETT (U.S.) WITH AN AGGREGATE OF 520 KGS (1,146 1/2 LBS).

    OTHER PLACINGS IN THE CONTEST WERE: 4 - REDING WITH 512.5 KGS (1,129 1/2 LBS); 5 - LEX; WITH 485 KGS (1,069 LBS); 6 - RIGBY WITH 472.5 (1,041 1/2 LBS).

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAEGY4ICCDB3ZFMMX9GUKH0914G
    Media URN:
    VLVAEGY4ICCDB3ZFMMX9GUKH0914G
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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