Weightlifting recap: Men’s 77kg and women’s 69kg

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Men’s 77kg group B

Colombia’s Andres Mauricio Caicedo Piedrahita holds the lead in group B after the snatch segment with of 155 kg. Andres Eduardo Mata Perez of Spain is in second with 153kg.

10:01 AM

Mata Perez  is currently sititng in first with a total of 343kg after a 190kg clean and jerk in his third attempt. Worth noting: Caicedo Piedrahita, group B leader after the snatch, has yet to attempt a clean and jerk.

10:05 AM

First place in group B belongs to Caicedo Piedrahita after lifting 191kg in the clean and jerk. That puts him at 346kg with two lifts to go. 

10:11 AM

He couldn’t complete his second and third lifts, so Caicedo Piedrahita leads the men’s 77kg weight class after group B with a total of 346kg.