- Dec 17, 2016
The World Weightlifting Championships was held in Anaheim, California that started in the last week of November, 2017. It is participated in by 68 nations. In the medal standings, the leading country is Thailand with 5 gold, 7 silver and 3 bronze medals while close behind is Iran and Georgia both having 5 gold medals as well. The US is in 9th place with 3 golds and 5 bronzes.