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    Chinese Weightlifter Long Qingquan Wins Rio Olympic Games Gold Medal

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    Chinese Weightlifter Long Qingquan has beaten the world record in men's 56 kg and won the Rio Olympic Games gold medal.

    RIO DE JANEIRO (Sputnik) — On Saturday,  Long Qingquan won with a total weight of 307 kg — 137 kg in the clean and jerk and 170 kg in the snatch.

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