German Weightlifter Drops 196KG Barbell On His Head


Germany defending Olympic weightlifting champion Matthias Steiner, on Tuesday, lost his balance trying to lift 196 kilograms in his second lift of the snatch portion of the competition. He has been taken to the hospital for X-ray.

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