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Boris Kokorev

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 1
Silver 0
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameBoris Borisovich•Kokorev
Used nameBoris•Kokorev
Original nameБорис Борисович•Кокорев
Born20 April 1959 in Tbilisi (GEO)
Died22 October 2018
Measurements181 cm / 85 kg
AffiliationsDynamo Tbilisi, Tbilisi (GEO) / Dynamo Moskva, Moskva (RUS)
NOC Russian Federation Soviet Union Unified Team
Nationality Russian Federation

Biography

Boris Kokorev, born in Tbilisi in Georgia, was a five-time Olympian sports shooter, paticipating in 1988 for the Soviet Union, and in 1992 for the Unified Team. After the breakdown of the Soviet Union he turned to Russia claiming the gold medal in the free pistol 50 metres event at the 1996 Atlanta Summer Games. He then came back twice in 2000 and 2004 but with lower success. He was even more lucky at World Championships earning 13 medals (6-4-3) from 1985-2007. By profession, he was a policeman.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1988 Summer Olympics Shooting URS RUS Boris Kokorev
Air Pistol, 10 metres, Men (Olympic) 8
1992 Summer Olympics Shooting EUN RUS Boris Kokorev
Air Pistol, 10 metres, Men (Olympic) =22
1996 Summer Olympics Shooting RUS Boris Kokorev
Free Pistol, 50 metres, Men (Olympic) 1 Gold
2000 Summer Olympics Shooting RUS Boris Kokorev
Air Pistol, 10 metres, Men (Olympic) 26
Free Pistol, 50 metres, Men (Olympic) =12
2004 Summer Olympics Shooting RUS Boris Kokorev
Free Pistol, 50 metres, Men (Olympic) 5

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