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Nodar Khokhashvili

Full name: Nodar Khokhashvili
Original name: ნოდარ ხოხაშვილი
Other name(s): Nodar Georgiyevich Khokhashvili, Нодар Георгиевич Хохашвили
Gender: Male
Height: 5'6" (168 cm)
Weight: 150 lbs (68 kg)
Born: September 28, 1940 in Tbilisi, Tbilisi, Georgia
Affiliations: Kolmeurne Tbilisi
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Wrestling

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Georgian Nodar Khokhashvili was selected for the Soviet national team in 1962, when he won a freestyle featherweight silver at the Soviet Championships. Khokhashvili made his international début at the 1962 World Championships, where he lost to Osamu Watanabe and Mohamed Khadem Khorasani in the final rounds and had to settle for fourth. At the 1964 Olympics, Khokhashvili won a bronze medal, after losing again to Watanabe and drawing with Stancho Ivanov. After the Olympics, Khokhashvili switched to lightweight and won 1969 European Championships silver and 1969 World Championships bronze in that class. Domestically, in addition to his 1962 silver, Khokhashvili was Soviet freestyle lightweight champion in 1969 and won freestyle lightweight bronze in 1972.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Wrestling Men's Featherweight, Freestyle Soviet Union URS 3 Bronze

Men's Featherweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BP MR
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Wrestling Soviet Union URS Final Standings 3 1964-10-11
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Wrestling Soviet Union URS Final Round Match #1 1T 1964-10-14 Khokhashvili (URS) , Ivanov (BUL) draw
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Wrestling Soviet Union URS Final Round Match #2 2 1964-10-14 Watanabe (JPN) decision, Khokhashvili (URS)
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Five 2T 1964-10-14 5
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Five Match #3 1 1964-10-14 Khokhashvili (URS) decision, Seifpour (IRI) 1
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Four 3T 1964-10-14 4
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Four Match #4 1 1964-10-14 Khokhashvili (URS) decision, Douglas (USA) 1
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Three 5T 1964-10-13 3
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Three Match #6 1 1964-10-13 Khokhashvili (URS) decision, Jaskari (FIN) 1
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Two 6T 1964-10-12 2
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Two Match #9 1 1964-10-12 Khokhashvili (URS) decision, Şahinkaya (TUR) 1
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round One 6T 1964-10-11 1
1964 Summer 24 Tokyo Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round One Match #9 1 1964-10-11 Khokhashvili (URS) decision, Akhtar (PAK) 1