EVENT TIMES AND LIVE STREAM LINKS

2:30 PM ET – Men’s 105kg group B

6:00 PM ET – Men’s 105kg group A

THE COMPETITORS

Men’s 105kg group B

Sargis Martirosjan (AUT)
Giorgi Chkheidze (GEO)
Salwan Jasim Abbood Abbood (IRQ)
Gaber Mohamed (EGY)
Hernan Moises Viera Espinoza (PER)
David Katoatau (KIR)
Mateus Filipe Gregorio Machado (BRA)
Jurgen Spiess (GER)

Men’s 105kg group A

Simon Martirosyan (ARM)
Arturs Plesnieks (LAT) 
Ivan Efremov (UZB) 
Mohammadreza Barari (IRI)
Alexandr Zaichikov (KAZ)
Bartlomiej Wojciech Bonk (POL) 
Arkadiusz Michalski (POL)
Ruslan Nurudinov (UZB)
Yang Zhe (CHN)

WHO TO WATCH

Without Kazakhstan’s Ilya Ilyin and Russia’s David Bedzhanyan, it could be Alexandr Zaichikov’s division to lose. He is the reigning world champion heading into his second Olympics. 

WORLD RECORDS

Snatch – 200.0kg/440.9 lbs Andrei Aramnau (BLR)
Clean and Jerk – 246.0kg/542.3 lbs Ilya Ilyin (KAZ)
Total – 437.0kg/963.4 lbs Ilya Ilyin (KAZ)

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