Weightlifting at the London 2012 Olympics (85 images)

A roundup of all the best action from Weightlifting at the 2012 Olympics in London.
Updated: Aug. 8, 2012 at 3:06 PM
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German weightlifter Almir Velagic drops to the floor in jubilation after he makes a successful lift during the Men's 105kg+ Group A class, at the Excel Arena at the 2012 Summer Olympics, August 7, 2012, in London, England. UPI/Mike Theiler
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South Korean weightlifter Sang-Guen Jeon lets out a loud groan as he makes a lift in the Snatch competition during the Men's 105kg+ Group A class, at the Excel Arena at the 2012 Summer Olympics, August 7, 2012, in London, England. UPI/Mike Theiler
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Iranian weightlifter Behdad Salimkordasiabi lifts his arms in jubilation after a successful lift as he went on to win a gold medal during the Men's 105kg+ Group A class, at the Excel Arena at the 2012 Summer Olympics, August 7, 2012, in London, England. UPI/Mike Theiler
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Iranian weightlifter Behdad Salimkordasiabi (R) and teammate Sajjad Anoushiravani jubilate with an Iranian flag after they won gold and silver medals, respectively, in the Men's 105kg+ Group A class, at the Excel Arena at the 2012 Summer Olympics, August 7, 2012, in London, England. UPI/Mike Theiler
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Russian weightlifter Ruslan Albegov makes a lift during the Men's 105kg+ Group A class competition, as he goes on to win abronze medal at the Excel Arena at the 2012 Summer Olympics, August 7, 2012, in London, England. UPI/Mike Theiler
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Iranian weightlifter Sajjad Anoushiravani lets out a yell as he makes a successful lift in the Snatch in the Men's 105kg+ Group A class, at the Excel Arena at the 2012 Summer Olympics, August 7, 2012, in London, England. UPI/Mike Theiler
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South Korean weightlifter Sang-Guen Jeon pats his barbells after an unsuccessful lift during the Men's 105kg+ Group A class, at the Excel Arena at the 2012 Summer Olympics, August 7, 2012, in London, England. UPI/Mike Theiler
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