|Search for Hossein Rezazadeh|
Date of Birth: May 12, 1978
Hometown: Ardabil, Iran
Current Residence: Ardabil, Iran
Sport: Men's Weightlifting
Event: 231 pounds-plus (105 kg-plus)
Weight: 350 pounds
Previous Olympics: 2000 - 1st.
World Championships: 2003, 2002 - 1st; 1999 - 3rd; 1998 - DNP.
National/world rank: Not currently ranked; no 2004 international competition to date.
Other career highlights: Competes in a seven-team professional weightlifting league in Iran that regularly draws 10,000 fans for matches. His 2003 wedding was telecast on national TV. Has been considered the world's strongest man since his upset victory in 2000 Olympics.
|Results: Hossein Rezazadeh|
|Gold||Men's +105kg||Sydney 2000|