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Kang Yong-Gyun

Full name: Kang Yong-Gyun
Gender: Male
Height: 5'4" (163 cm)
Weight: 119 lbs (54 kg)
Born: July 23, 1974
Affiliations: WC, Kaesong
Country: PRK North Korea
Sport: Wrestling

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Kang Yong-Gyun had the following finishes at major championships – 1999 World Championship: 54.0 kg. Greco-Roman (6th); 2001 Asian Championship: 54.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 1996 Asian Championship: 48.0 kg. Greco-Roman (2nd); 2002 Asian Games: 55.0 kg. Greco-Roman (2nd).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1996 Summer 21 Atlanta Wrestling Men's Light-Flyweight, Greco-Roman North Korea PRK 4
2000 Summer 26 Sydney Wrestling Men's Bantamweight, Greco-Roman North Korea PRK 3 Bronze

Men's Light-Flyweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result TP
1996 Summer 21 Atlanta Wrestling North Korea PRK Final Standings 4 1996-07-19
1996 Summer 21 Atlanta Wrestling North Korea PRK Final Round Match 3/4 2 1996-07-20 Guliyev (RUS) decision (4-0) (5:00), Kang (PRK) 0
1996 Summer 21 Atlanta Wrestling North Korea PRK Classification Round Six Match #2 1 1996-07-20 Kang (PRK) decision (7-0) (5:00), Sánchez (CUB) 7
1996 Summer 21 Atlanta Wrestling North Korea PRK Classification Round Five Match #1 1 1996-07-20 Kang (PRK) grand superiority (11-0) (0:31), Kado (JPN) 11
1996 Summer 21 Atlanta Wrestling North Korea PRK Classification Round Four Match #3 1 1996-07-20 Kang (PRK) grand superiority (10-0) (2:56), Angakatzanian (GRE) 10
1996 Summer 21 Atlanta Wrestling North Korea PRK Classification Round Three Match #5 1 1996-07-19 Kang (PRK) decision (3-0) (5:00), Kutscherenko (GER) 3
1996 Summer 21 Atlanta Wrestling North Korea PRK Round Two Match #5 2 1996-07-19 Pavlov (BLR) decision (3-2) (5:00), Kang (PRK) 2
1996 Summer 21 Atlanta Wrestling North Korea PRK Round One Match #9 1 1996-07-19 Kang (PRK) decision (9-3) (5:00), Jabłoński (POL) 9

Men's Bantamweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MR W L CP TP
2000 Summer 26 Sydney Wrestling North Korea PRK Final Standings 3 2000-09-24
2000 Summer 26 Sydney Wrestling North Korea PRK Final Round Match 3/4 1 2000-09-26 Kang (PRK) decision (7-0) (6:00), Kalashnykov (UKR) 7
2000 Summer 26 Sydney Wrestling North Korea PRK Semi-finals Match #1 2 2000-09-25 Sim (KOR) grand superiority (10-0) (2:37), Kang (PRK) 0
2000 Summer 26 Sydney Wrestling North Korea PRK Quarter-finals Match #2 1 2000-09-25 Kang (PRK) decision (10-5) (6:00), Wang (CHN) 10
2000 Summer 26 Sydney Wrestling North Korea PRK Round One Pool Four 1 2000-09-24 1 1 4 17
2000 Summer 26 Sydney Wrestling North Korea PRK Round One Pool Four Match #1 1 2000-09-24 Kang (PRK) decision (10-5) (6:00), Shevtsov (RUS) 10
2000 Summer 26 Sydney Wrestling North Korea PRK Round One Pool Four Match #3 2 2000-09-24 Sandu (ROU) decision (8-7) (7:23), Kang (PRK) 7