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Parnaoz Chik'viladze

Full name: Parnaoz Chik'viladze
Original name: ფარნაოზ ჩიკვილაძე
Other name(s): Parnaoz Lukich Chikviladze, Парнаоз Лукич Чиквиладзе
Gender: Male
Height: 6'0" (184 cm)
Weight: 229 lbs (104 kg)
Born: April 14, 1941 in Chabinaani, Kakheti, Georgia
Died: June 14, 1966 in Moscow, Moskva, Russia
Affiliations: Burevestnik Tbilisi, Tbilisi (GEO)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Judo

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Aside from his Olympic bronze, Georgian Parnaoz Chik'viladze was the European open heavyweight champion in 1965, and took the amateur heavyweight silver medals at the European Championships in 1964, 1965 and 1966. In 1964 he also was European champion in the team event. As the first Soviet championships in judo where held in 1973, Chik'viladze never won a domestic title. He died in a car accident in Moscow just a month after the 1966 European Championships.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 23 Tokyo Judo Men's Heavyweight Soviet Union URS 3T Bronze

Men's Heavyweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result