Piet van de Kruk, ninth in the heavyweights at Mexico City in 1968, is the answer to a question that has been posed plenty of times in the weightlifting world over the past two weeks.
The first weightlifting gold medal of Tokyo 2020 has gone to China, as several more are likely to do over the 10 days of competition.
If you play weightlifting by numbers, there are many different ways to look at Tokyo 2020.
A Chilean weightlifter who was third in her weight category rankings on performance has had to withdraw from Tokyo 2020 because of a serious shoulder injury.
Tomorrow, one day after carrying her nation’s flag at the opening ceremony and 7,616 days after making the first lift by any woman at the Olympic Games, Dika Toua will be on the weightlifting platform again.
Brazilian weightlifter Figueiredo cleared to compete at Tokyo 2020 Olympics after food supplement positives
Brazilian weightlifter Natasha Rosa Figueiredo has been cleared to compete at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics here after falling foul of an incorrectly labelled food supplement.
Maxim Agapitov is challenging a decision by the International Olympic Committee (IOC) to withdraw his accreditation for Tokyo 2020.
The Ugandan weightlifter who absconded from his team's Tokyo 2020 training camp has been found, it has been reported.
Loredana Toma, the European weightlifting champion from Romania, has failed with a legal challenge against her exclusion from the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Brazilian weightlifter Fernando Reis, who would have been a medal contender in the men’s 109 kilograms super-heavyweight category, is out of the Olympic Games in Tokyo after testing positive for human growth hormone.
New Zealand has pledged to protect weightlifter Laurel Hubbard from the intense international attention she will likely be under when competing here at Tokyo 2020.
Iran’s first female weightlifter to qualify for the Olympic Games will not be able to compete in Tokyo because of an injury.
British weightlifting has had plenty of "firsts" in the Olympic qualifying period - first World Championships medal in 25 years, first clean sweep of golds at the European Championships, first time the maximum number of athletes qualified for the Olympic Games.
Three months ago Turkish weightlifting was on a high after a successful European Championships, but it has had nothing but trouble since then and is now one of the most tainted nations in the sport.
Vietnam escaped an outright ban from weightlifting at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, Turkey lost one of its three places, and there was good news for Britain as the final list of qualifiers was published today by the International Weightlifting Federation (IWF).