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Yury Radonyak

Full name: Yury Mikhaylovich Radonyak
Original name: Юрий Михайлович Радоняк
Gender: Male
Height: 5'6" (167 cm)
Weight: 130 lbs (59 kg)
Born: October 8, 1935 in Grozny, Chechenskaya Respublika, Russia
Died: March 28, 2013
Affiliations: CSKA Moskva, Moskva (RUS)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Boxing

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

During his career as a boxer, Yury Radonyak won the 1960 Olympic welterweight silver, a Soviet title in 1960 and silver in 1958 and also won gold at the 1958 World Army Championships. Radonyak finished his boxing career in 1962 with a record of 197 wins out of 226 bouts. After his boxing career, Radonyak worked as a boxing coach, coaching CSKA Moskva from 1962-73. From 1973-76, Radonyak was head coach of the Soviet national boxing team, and was also head coach of the Soviet 1972 and 1976 Olympic boxing teams.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 24 Roma Boxing Men's Welterweight Soviet Union URS 2 Silver

Men's Welterweight

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result JF J1S J2S J3S J4S J5S TJP MR R
1960 Summer 24 Roma Boxing Soviet Union URS Final Round Match 1/2 2 1960-09-05 Benvenuti (ITA) , Radonyak (URS) 1 58 57 57 57 59 288
1960 Summer 24 Roma Boxing Soviet Union URS Semi-Finals Match #1 1 1960-09-03 Radonyak (URS) , Drogosz (POL) 3 60 58 60 59 60 297 decision
1960 Summer 24 Roma Boxing Soviet Union URS Quarter-Finals Match #1 1 1960-09-02 Radonyak (URS) , Navarro (ESP) 4 60 59 60 59 58 296 decision
1960 Summer 24 Roma Boxing Soviet Union URS Round Three Match #1 1 1960-08-31 Radonyak (URS) , Lartey (GHA) knock-out 2
1960 Summer 24 Roma Boxing Soviet Union URS Round Two Match #1 1 1960-08-27 Radonyak (URS) , Guse (GER) 3 58 60 59 58 60 295 decision
1960 Summer 24 Roma Boxing Soviet Union URS Round One Match #1 1 1960-08-25 Radonyak (URS) bye