Kazakhstan's Maiya Maneza Kazakhstan win third gold medal

Kazakhstan claim a third gold medal at the London Olympics, with Maiya Maneza winning the women's 63kg weightlifting class.

31 Jul 12

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Team GB

10 Dec 11

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Team GB

16 Nov 11

National records tumble at a promising World Championships

Briton Smith sets personal bests

Team GB

8 Nov 11

Britain's Zoe Smith sets two personal bests at the World Weightlifting Championships in Paris but opts not to go for the Olympic 'A' qualifying mark.

Final Results

Final results by Athlete
Rank Athlete Country Medal moment Result
1 Maneza KAZ 245 kg OR
2 Tsarukaeva RUS 237 kg
3 Girard CAN 236 kg
View full results for Women's 63kg

Head to Head

Luz Mercedes Acosta Valdez vs Lucia Castaneda Gomez

Luz Mercedes Acosta Valdez

Luz Mercedes Acosta Valdez Mexico flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results (kg)

224 Women's 63kg

Height

1.66m (5'5")

Weight

63kg

Age

33

Lucia Castaneda Gomez

Lucia Castaneda Gomez Nicaragua flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

London 2012 results (kg)

176 Women's 63kg

Height

Weight

63kg

Age

33

View the London 2012 medallist table