Oleksiy Torokhtiy

  • Ukraine's Torokhtiy wins weightlifting gold August 7, 2012

    London: Oleksiy Torokhtiy won Ukraine's first weightlifting gold medal in the London Olympics after his top rivals dropped out or were eliminated from the 105-kilogram competition. Torokthtiy lifted a total of 412 kilograms, just one 1 kilo more than silver medalist Navab Nasirshelal of Iran. Poland's Bartlomiej Bonk got bronze at 410...