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Thick with power... (13.53)


Grigor: Our lieutenants should meet. Pick through the grains of rice, strategies, numbers. How we make ourselves richer. Stronger. Thick with power, like Vasily Alekseyev himself. Yes? 

Bobby: Yes.

Vasily Ivanovich Alekseyev (7 January 1942 – 25 November 2011) was a Soviet weightlifter. He set 80 world records and 81 Soviet records in weightlifting and won gold medals at the 1972 and 1976 Summer Olympics.