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Ognyan Nikolov

Full name: Ognyan Velikov Nikolov
Original name: Огнян Великов Николов
Gender: Male
Height: 5'2" (157 cm)
Weight: 106 lbs (48 kg)
Born: June 13, 1949 in Sofia, Sofia Grad, Bulgaria
Affiliations: CSKA Sofia, Sofia (BUL) / Levski Sofia, Sofia (BUL)
Country: BUL Bulgaria
Sport: Wrestling

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Ognyan Nikolov had the following finishes at major championships – 1971 World Championship: 48.0 kg. Freestyle (3rd); 1973 World Championship: 52.0 kg. Freestyle (4th); 1969 World Championship: 48.0 kg. Freestyle (6th); 1974 European Championship: 52.0 kg. Freestyle (1st); 1969 European Championship: 48.0 kg. Freestyle (2nd); 1972 European Championship: 48.0 kg. Freestyle (3rd); 1976 European Championship: 52.0 kg. Freestyle (4th); 1970 European Championship: 48.0 kg. Freestyle (5th); 1975 European Championship: 52.0 kg. Freestyle (5th).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Men's Light-Flyweight, Freestyle Bulgaria BUL 2 Silver

Men's Light-Flyweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BP
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Bulgaria BUL Final Standings 2 1972-08-27
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Bulgaria BUL Round Four 3 1972-08-30 5,0
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Bulgaria BUL Round Four Match #1 2 1972-08-30 Dmitriyev (URS) decision, Nikolov (BUL) 3,0
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Bulgaria BUL Round Three 2 1972-08-29 2,0
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Bulgaria BUL Round Three Match #1 1 1972-08-29 Nikolov (BUL) fall (0:50), Laták (HUN) 0,0
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Bulgaria BUL Round Two 2T 1972-08-28 2,0
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Bulgaria BUL Round Two Match #1 1 1972-08-28 Nikolov (BUL) fall (3:50), Zobari (ISR) 0,0
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Bulgaria BUL Round One 6T 1972-08-27 2,0
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Bulgaria BUL Round One Match #1 1T 1972-08-27 Baygın (TUR) , Nikolov (BUL) draw 2,0