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London 2012 - Weightlifting drew to a close at London 2012 with an incredible 44 Olympic and world records broken. Lifters from Kazakhstan and DPR Korea challenged China's dominance in the competition - and the difference between gold and silver in the men's 85kg was said to be down to a chocolate bar. View images from an exhilarating contest.

Democratic People's Republic of Korea, Kazakhstan, London 2012, People's Republic of China, Weightlifting,
IOC - Weightlifting records smashed - in pictures

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