Stoyan Nikolov

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1
TypeCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameStoyan Ivanov•Nikolov
Used nameStoyan•Nikolov
Original nameСтоян Иванов•Николов
Born2 April 1949 in Zlatitsa (BUL)
Measurements182 cm / 90 kg
NOC Bulgaria

Biography

Stoyan Nikolov (Ivanov) had the following finishes at major championships – 1978 World Championship: 90.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 1971 World Championship: 90.0 kg. Greco-Roman (2nd); 1974 World Championship: 90.0 kg. Greco-Roman (2nd); 1973 World Championship: 90.0 kg. Greco-Roman (3rd); 1977 World Championship: 90.0 kg. Greco-Roman (3rd); 1972 European Championship: 90.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 1973 European Championship: 90.0 kg. Greco-Roman (2nd); 1976 European Championship: 90.0 kg. Greco-Roman (2nd); 1980 European Championship: 90.0 kg. Greco-Roman (3rd); 1974 European Championship: 90.0 kg. Greco-Roman (5th); 1977 European Championship: 90.0 kg. Greco-Roman (6th).

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1972 Summer Olympics Wrestling BUL Stoyan Nikolov
Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman, Men (Olympic) AC
1976 Summer Olympics Wrestling BUL Stoyan Nikolov
Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman, Men (Olympic) 2 Silver
1980 Summer Olympics Wrestling BUL Stoyan Nikolov
Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman, Men (Olympic) AC