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Nastassia Novikava

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Country  Belarus
Name  Nastassia Novikava
Sport  Weightlifting
Role  Weightlifter

Event(s)  58kg
Height  1.50 m
Coached by  Viktor Shilay
Weight  58 kg
Nastassia Novikava
Born  November 16, 1981 (age 34) (1981-11-16)
Olympic medals  Weightlifting at the 2008 Summer Olympics – Women's 53 kg

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Nastassia Novikava (Belarusian: Настасся Новікава) (born November 16, 1981 in Zhodzina, Byelorussian SSR) is a world championship winning weightlifter from Belarus.


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At the 2004 Summer Olympics Novikava ranked fifth in the 53 kg class. At the 2007 World Weightlifting Championships she won the silver medal in the 53 kg class, lifting a total of 213 kg.

She initially won the bronze medal in the women's 53 kg event at the 2008 Summer Olympics.

After 2008, Novikava moved up to the -58 kg category.

She won the 2010 European Championship with a personal best of 238 kg. In 2011, she won the world championship with a total of 237 kg.

At the 2012 Summer Olympics, she finished 7th with a total of 230 kg.

In 2016, she was stripped of her 2008 Olympic medal after a retest of her doping sample tested positive for steroids.


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