Nasser Givehchi

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 0
Total 1
RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameNasser•Givehchi
Used nameNasser•Givehchi
Original nameناصر•گيوه چی
Born12 November 1932 in Tehran (IRI)
Died16 May 2017 in Tehran (IRI)
NOC Islamic Republic of Iran

Biography

Nasser Givehchi competed as a wrestler at the 1952 and 1956 Olympic Games, winning a silver medal in featherweight freestyle in 1952 at Helsinki. He won a bronze medal in the same class at the 1958 Asian Game. Givehchi competed at the 1954 World Championships, finishing fifth. He later worked as a wrestling coach, serving as coach of the Iranian national wrestling team in 1966 and 1967.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal As
1952 Summer Olympics Wrestling IRI Nasser Givehchi
Featherweight, Freestyle, Men (Olympic) 2 Silver
1956 Summer Olympics Wrestling IRI Nasser Givehchi
Featherweight, Freestyle, Men (Olympic) =6

Special Notes