Mobile Site You Are Here >  >  > Giorgi Skhirt'ladze

Giorgi Skhirt'ladze

Full name: Giorgi Skhirt'ladze
Original name: გიორგი სხირტლაძე
Other name(s): Georgy Sergeyevich Skhirtladze, Георгий Сергеевич Схиртладзе
Gender: Male
Height: 5-8.5 (174 cm)
Weight: 174 lbs (79 kg)
Born: November 9, 1932 in Mtiskalta, Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti, Georgia
Died: March 25, 2008 in Tbilisi, Tbilisi, Georgia
Affiliations: Spartak Tbilisi, Tbilisi (GEO)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Wrestling

Medals: 1 Silver, 1 Bronze (2 Total)

Biography

Georgian Giorgi Skhirt'ladze was one of the world’s top middleweight freestylers in the 1950s. During his career, Skhirt'ladze competed in four major international tournaments and medaled on all four occasions. He won Olympic bronze in 1956 and silver in 1960 and won the World title in 1959, placing second in 1957. Domestically, Skhirt'ladze won the Soviet title four times (1954, 1956-57, 1960), placing second in 1953, 1958-59 and third in 1955.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 24 Melbourne Wrestling Men's Middleweight, Freestyle Soviet Union URS 3 Bronze
1960 Summer 27 Roma Wrestling Men's Middleweight, Freestyle Soviet Union URS 2 Silver

Men's Middleweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BP MR
1956 Summer 24 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Final Standings 3 1956-11-28
1956 Summer 24 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Final Round Match #1 2 1956-12-01 Hodge (USA) fall (11:00), Skhirt'ladze (URS)
1956 Summer 24 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Five 1T 1956-12-01 4
1956 Summer 24 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Five Match #1 1 1956-12-01 Skhirt'ladze (URS) decision (2-1), Atlı (TUR) 1
1956 Summer 24 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Four 2 1956-12-01 3
1956 Summer 24 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Four Match #4 1 1956-12-01 Skhirt'ladze (URS) fall (7:40), Sterr (GER) 0
1956 Summer 24 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Three 3T 1956-11-30 3
1956 Summer 24 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Three Match #4 1 1956-11-30 Skhirt'ladze (URS) fall (4:10), van Zyl (RSA) 0
1956 Summer 24 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Two 5T 1956-11-29 3
1956 Summer 24 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Two Match #6 1 1956-11-29 Skhirt'ladze (URS) fall (2:15), Arcales (PHI) 0
1956 Summer 24 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round One 9T 1956-11-28 3
1956 Summer 24 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round One Match #6 2 1956-11-28 Stanchev (BUL) decision (3-0), Skhirt'ladze (URS) 3
1960 Summer 27 Roma Wrestling Soviet Union URS Final Round Match #2 1T 1960-09-06 Skhirt'ladze (URS) , Antonsson (SWE) draw
1960 Summer 27 Roma Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Four 2T 1960-09-05 4
1960 Summer 27 Roma Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Four Match #4 1 1960-09-05 Skhirt'ladze (URS) decision, Singh (IND) 1
1960 Summer 27 Roma Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Three 2T 1960-09-03 3
1960 Summer 27 Roma Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Three Match #7 2 1960-09-03 DeWitt (USA) decision, Skhirt'ladze (URS) 3
1960 Summer 27 Roma Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Two 1T 1960-09-02 0
1960 Summer 27 Roma Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Two Match #9 1 1960-09-02 Skhirt'ladze (URS) fall (9:22), Utz (GER) 0
1960 Summer 27 Roma Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round One 1T 1960-09-01 0
1960 Summer 27 Roma Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round One Match #9 1 1960-09-01 Skhirt'ladze (URS) fall (1:23), Khokan (AFG) 0
id: 60,539