Siamand Rahman: The world's strongest Paralympian

15 Sep 2016 | By Rishikesh Malkhede
2016 Rio Paralympics Day 7

Iranian power lifter Siamand Rahman defended his gold medal at the 2016 Rio Paralympics in the men's super heavyweight title by lifting 310 kg.

This is the first time that any Paralympian has ever lifted more than 300 kg.

He had lifted 280 kg at the 2012 London Paralympics and 296 kg at the World Cup in Dubai last year.

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