Branko Martinović

Biographical information

Medals OG
Gold 0
Silver 1
Bronze 1
Total 2
RolesCompeted in Olympic Games
SexMale
Full nameBranislav "Branko"•Martinović
Used nameBranko•Martinović
Original nameБранислав "Бранко"•Мартиновић
Born29 November 1937 in Beograd (Belgrade) (SRB)
Died26 February 2015 in Beograd (Belgrade) (SRB)
Measurements169 cm / 67 kg
AffiliationsRK Železničar, Beograd (SRB)
NOC Yugoslavia
Nationality Serbia

Biography

Branko Martinović had a very long wrestling career in Yugoslavia, competing for 28 years, with 14 of them spent on the national team. He won a gold medal in the 70 kg class at the 1963 Mediterranean Games. In addition to his two Olympic medals, won at Roma and Tokyo, Martinović won a bronze medal at the 1961 World Championships and 1966 European Championships.

Results

Games Discipline (Sport) / Event NOC / Team Pos Medal Nationality As
1960 Summer Olympics Wrestling YUG SRB Branko Martinović
Lightweight, Greco-Roman, Men (Olympic) 2 Silver
1964 Summer Olympics Wrestling YUG SRB Branko Martinović
Featherweight, Greco-Roman, Men (Olympic) 3 Bronze

Special Notes