- Jul 12, 2006
Iran's 100% RAW affiliate President Arian Salarian indicates that Iranian weightlifting legend Hosein Rezazadeh may compete next year at the 2009 100% RAW World Championships. Rezazadeh, shw, is a multi-time gold medal winner in the Olympics. He currently holds the world records in the snatch, clean and jerk, and total.
Salarian: "Unfortunately we can not compet this year Becuse get visa for Iranian is very Hard. But next year sure. We are Compet with Special team. I think Hosein Rezazadeh Can Compet with us." Salarian lists Rezazadeh's best raw lifts as a 859 pound squat, 484 bench press, and 837 pound deadlift.