Morghan King's Olympic dream will be realized Saturday when she kicks off the Olympic weightlifting competition at the Games of the XXXI Olympiad in Rio di Janeiro, Brazil.MORGHAN'S COMPETITION UPDATES
Final placement: 6th
*New American Record. Previous record, 82.5kg, held by Tara Nott.
King, 30, will face 11 other competitors in the women's 48kg category. She was assigned the largest lot number in her category, 249, and enters the competition with 190kg total weight.
Saturday, August 6, 2016
Weigh-in: 5PM Rio time (4PM Eastern, 1PM Pacific)
Competition: 7PM Rio time (6PM Eastern, 3PM Pacific)
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