Lasha Talakhadze

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Lasha Talakhadze (Georgian: ლაშა ტალახაძე; born 2 October 1993) is a Georgian weightlifter, holding the all-time world records regardless of weight category in the snatch (225 kg), the clean and jerk (267 kg) and the total (492 kg) since 2021. Talakhadze is a two-time Olympic Champion, five-time World Champion, and five-time European Champion competing in the super-heavyweight category (105 kg + until 2018 and 109 kg + starting in 2018 after the International Weightlifting Federation reorganized the categories).Because of his consistent tournament success and breaking of numerous world records, he is widely considered to be the greatest weightlifter of all time. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Lasha Talakhadze has received more than 1,021,985 page views. His biography is available in 21 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 20 in 2019). Lasha Talakhadze is the 1,432nd most popular athlete (down from 1,022nd in 2019), the 223rd most popular biography from Georgia and the 8th most popular Georgian Athlete.

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Among athletes, Lasha Talakhadze ranks 1,432 out of 3,055Before him are Carmelita Jeter, Andrey Silnov, Taoufik Makhloufi, Tegla Loroupe, Billy Konchellah, and Hiroshi Yamamoto. After him are Natalya Antyukh, Olena Pidhrushna, Scott Moir, Almaz Ayana, Meseret Defar, and Dennis Mitchell.

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Among people born in 1993, Lasha Talakhadze ranks 164Before him are Robin Quaison, Ali Adnan Kadhim, Gustavo Gómez, Stefano Sturaro, Rafa Silva, and Yalitza Aparicio. After him are Rade Krunić, Dennis Schröder, Tímea Babos, Matías Kranevitter, Leonardo Bittencourt, and Ryu Hwa-young.

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In Georgia

Among people born in Georgia, Lasha Talakhadze ranks 223 out of 292Before him are Giorgi Latso (1978), David Khakhaleishvili (1971), Aleksandre Iashvili (1977), Sofia Nizharadze (1985), Giorgi Demetradze (1976), and Zurab Zviadauri (1981). After him are Davit Bakradze (1972), Davit Kezerashvili (1978), Tamara Gachechiladze (1983), Anita Rachvelishvili (1984), Vladimer Aptsiauri (1962), and Jaba Kankava (1986).

Among ATHLETES In Georgia

Among athletes born in Georgia, Lasha Talakhadze ranks 8Before him are Viktor Saneyev (1945), Rafael Chimishkyan (1929), Medea Jugeli (1925), Keto Losaberidze (1949), Nodar Kumaritashvili (1988), and Nino Salukvadze (1969). After him are Vladimer Aptsiauri (1962), Giorgi Asanidze (1975), and Hanna Melnychenko (1983).