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Kianoush Rostami
KIANOUSH ROSTAMI (Persian : کیانوش رستمی‎, born 23 July 1991) is an Iranian Olympic weightlifter. He represented Iran
Iran
at the 2016 Olympic Games
2016 Olympic Games
, in the category of 85 kg, he placed first, winning the gold medal and setting a new world record with a total lift of 396 kilograms. Rostami also received a bronze medal at the 2012 Olympics
2012 Olympics
in London. If confirmed, it will be later upgraded to a silver after Apti Aukhadov tested positive for dehydrochloromethyltestosterone from samples taken in 2012. CONTENTS * 1 Career * 2 Major results * 3 References * 4 External links CAREERRostami won the gold medal in the Men's 85 kg weight class at the 2011 World Weightlifting Championships . Rostami won the bronze medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics
2012 Summer Olympics
in the men\'s 85 kg category with a total of 380 kg
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Rio De Janeiro
RIO DE JANEIRO (/ˈriːoʊ di ʒəˈnɛəroʊ, -deɪ ʒə-, -də dʒə-/ ; Portuguese pronunciation: ; River of January), or simply RIO, is the second-most populous municipality in Brazil
Brazil
and the sixth-most populous in the Americas
Americas
. The metropolis is anchor to the Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro
metropolitan area , the second-most populous metropolitan area in Brazil
Brazil
and sixth-most populous in the Americas. Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro
is the capital of the state of Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro
, Brazil's third-most populous state . Part of the city has been designated as a World Heritage Site
World Heritage Site
, named "Rio de Janeiro: Carioca Landscapes between the Mountain and the Sea", by UNESCO
UNESCO
on 1 July 2012 as a Cultural Landscape
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Brazil
Coordinates : 10°S 52°W / 10°S 52°W / -10; -52 Federative Republic
Republic
of Brazil República Federativa do Brasil (Portuguese ) Flag Coat of arms MOTTO: * Ordem e Progresso (Portuguese) * (English: "Order and Progress") ANTHEM: * "Hino Nacional Brasileiro " * (English: "Brazilian National Anthem")* ------------------------- * FLAG ANTHEM: * Hino à Bandeira Nacional * (English: "National Flag Anthem")* NATIONAL SEAL * Selo Nacional do Brasil * National
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Antalya
ANTALYA (Turkish pronunciation: ) is the fifth-most populous city in Turkey
Turkey
and the capital of its eponymous province . Located on Anatolia 's flourishing southwest coast bordered by the Taurus Mountains , Antalya
Antalya
is the largest Turkish city on the Mediterranean coast with over one million people in its metropolitan area. The city that is now Antalya
Antalya
was first settled around 200 BC by the Attalid dynasty of Pergamon, which was soon subdued by the Romans. Roman rule saw Antalya
Antalya
thrive, including the construction of several new monuments, such as Hadrian\'s Gate , and the proliferation of neighboring cities. The city has changed hands several times, including to the Byzantine Empire
Byzantine Empire
in 1207 and an expanding Ottoman Empire in 1391
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Turkey
Coordinates : 39°N 35°E / 39°N 35°E / 39; 35 Republic of Turkey Türkiye Cumhuriyeti (Turkish ) Flag ANTHEM: * " İstiklâl Marşı " * "The Independence March" * CAPITAL Ankara
Ankara
39°55′N 32°50′E / 39.917°N 32.833°E / 39.917; 32.833 LARGEST CITY Ista
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United Kingdom
The UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND, commonly known as the UNITED KINGDOM (UK) or BRITAIN, is a sovereign country in western Europe. Lying off the north-western coast of the European mainland , the UK includes the island of Great Britain
Great Britain
, the north-eastern part of the island of Ireland
Ireland
and many smaller islands. Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland
is the only part of the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
that shares a land border with another sovereign state‍—‌the Republic of Ireland
Ireland
. Apart from this land border, the UK is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea
North Sea
to its east, the English Channel
English Channel
to its south and the Celtic Sea to its south-south-west, giving it the 12th-longest coastline in the world
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London
LONDON (/ˈlʌndən/ ( listen )) is the capital and most populous city of England
England
and the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
. Standing on the River Thames in the south east of the island of Great Britain, London
London
has been a major settlement for two millennia. It was founded by the Romans , who named it Londinium . London's ancient core, the City of London
London
, largely retains its 1.12-square-mile (2.9 km2) medieval boundaries
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2016 Olympic Games
The 2016 SUMMER OLYMPICS (Portuguese : Jogos Olímpicos de Verão de 2016), officially known as the GAMES OF THE XXXI OLYMPIAD and commonly known as RIO 2016, was a major international multi-sport event celebrated in Rio de Janeiro
Rio de Janeiro
, Brazil
Brazil
, from 5 to 21 August 2016. More than 11,000 athletes from 205 National Olympic Committees
National Olympic Committees
, including first time entrants Kosovo , South Sudan , and the Refugee Olympic Team , took part. With 306 sets of medals, the games featured 28 Olympic sports
Olympic sports
, including rugby sevens and golf , which were added to the Olympic program in 2009. These sporting events took place at 33 venues in the host city, and at five in São Paulo
São Paulo
, Belo Horizonte , Salvador , Brasília
Brasília
, and Manaus
Manaus

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2012 Olympics
The 2012 SUMMER OLYMPICS, formally the GAMES OF THE XXX OLYMPIAD and commonly known as LONDON 2012, was a major international multi-sport event celebrated in the tradition of the Olympic Games
Olympic Games
, as governed by the International Olympic Committee
International Olympic Committee
(IOC). It took place in London and to a lesser extent across the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
from 25 July to 12 August 2012. The first event, the group stage in women\'s football began on 25 July at the Millennium Stadium
Millennium Stadium
in Cardiff
Cardiff
, followed by the opening ceremonies on 27 July. 10,768 athletes from 204 National Olympic Committees (NOCs) participated
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Apti Aukhadov
APTI KHAMZATOVICH AUKHADOV (Russian : Апти Хамзатович Аухадов, born 18 November 1992) is a Russian weightlifter competing in the 85 kg category. He is of Chechen descent. CAREERAukhadov was the world junior champion in 2010 and won silver at the 2011 European Weightlifting Championships . He initially was awarded the silver medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics in the men\'s 85 kg category with a total of 385 kg. Aukhadov took gold at the 2013 World Weightlifting Championships with a combined total of 387 kg. In June 2016, following the Russian doping scandal, it was announced by IWF that retests of the samples taken from the 2012 Olympics indicated that Aukhadov had tested positive for prohibited substances, namely Dehydrochloromethyltestosterone and Drostanolone . If confirmed, Aukhadov faced losing his Olympic medal and all results and medals earned from the date of the sample in 2012 to 2016. In October 2016, he was stripped of his Olympic medal
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Paris
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km² (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting : residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once. PARIS (French pronunciation: ​ ( listen )) is the capital and most populous city in France
France
, with an administrative-limits area of 105 square kilometres (41 square miles) and an official population of 2,206,488 (2015). The city is a commune and department , and the heart of the 12,012-square-kilometre (4,638-square-mile) Île-de- France
France
region (colloquially known as the ' Paris
Paris
Region'), whose 2016 population of 12,142,802 represented roughly 18 percent of the population of France. Since the 17th century, Paris
Paris
has been one of Europe's major centres of finance, commerce, fashion, science, and the arts
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France
FRANCE (French: ), officially the FRENCH REPUBLIC (French: République française, pronounced ), is a country whose territory consists of metropolitan France
France
in western Europe
Europe
, as well as several overseas regions and territories . The metropolitan area of France extends from the Mediterranean Sea
Mediterranean Sea
to the English Channel
English Channel
and the North Sea
North Sea
, and from the Rhine
Rhine
to the Atlantic Ocean
Atlantic Ocean
. The overseas territories include French Guiana in South America
South America
and several islands in the Atlantic, Pacific and Indian oceans
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Weightlifting At The 2010 Asian Games
WEIGHTLIFTING at the 2010 ASIAN GAMES was held in Guangzhou , China from November 13 to 19, 2010. There are seven weight categories for the women and eight for the men. All competition took place at the Dongguan Arena
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Guangzhou
GUANGZHOU, traditionally romanised as CANTON, is the capital and most populous city of the province of Guangdong
Guangdong
in southern China
China
. Located on the Pearl River about 120 km (75 mi) north-northwest of Hong Kong
Hong Kong
and 145 km (90 mi) north of Macau
Macau
, Guangzhou
Guangzhou
has a history of over 2200 years and was a major terminus of the maritime Silk Road
Silk Road
and continues to serve as a major port and transportation hub today. Guangzhou
Guangzhou
is currently the third most-populous city in mainland China , behind Beijing
Beijing
(second) and Shanghai
Shanghai
(first); holds sub-provincial administrative status; and is one of China's five National Central Cities
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China
CHINA, officially the PEOPLE\'S REPUBLIC OF CHINA (PRC), is a unitary sovereign state in East Asia
East Asia
and the world\'s most populous country , with a population of around 1.404 billion . Covering approximately 9,600,000 square kilometers (3,700,000 sq mi), it is the third- or fourth-largest country by total area, depending on the source consulted. China
China
also has the most neighbor countries in the world. Governed by the Communist Party of China
Communist Party of China
, it exercises jurisdiction over 22 provinces , five autonomous regions , four direct-controlled municipalities ( Beijing
Beijing
, Tianjin
Tianjin
, Shanghai
Shanghai
, and Chongqing
Chongqing
), and the special administrative regions of Hong Kong
Hong Kong
and Macau
Macau

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