Strongman Cheick “Iron Biby” Sanou breaks Eddie Hall’s world record with a 477.4 lb (217 kg) axle press.
Iron Biby, the Burkino Faso-born strongman, born Cheick Sanou, broke the world record for axle baling, which has been held by the world’s strongest man, Eddie Hall, since 2017. Iron Biby broke the record by dropping 478.4 lbs (217 kg) on Albert. raised Hall in London, England, right in Hall’s backyard. That didn’t stop Hall from promoting the elevator on his Instagram feed and praising the strength of his strong peer. “I saw him work out at 230 pounds in his home gym,” Hall writes in his post.