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Boris Tokarev

Full name: Boris Sergeyevich Tokarev
Original name: Борис Сергеевич Токарев
Gender: Male
Height: 5-10 (178 cm)
Weight: 159 lbs (72 kg)
Born: May 16, 1927 in Nevinnomyssk, Stavropol Kray, Russia
Died: December 17, 2002
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Athletics

Medals: 2 Silver (2 Total)

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Biography

Boris Tokarev won Olympic silvers in the 4x100 relay in 1952 and 1956 and was fifth in the 200 and eliminated in the semis of the 100 at the 1956 Olympics. Tokarev also won 4x100 relay bronzes at the 1954 and 1958 European Championships. Tokarev won five Soviet titles – in 1955 and 1956 in the 100, and in 1953, 1954 and 1956 in the 4x100 relay.

Personal Bests\: 100 – 10.3 (1956); 200 – 20.9 (1955).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 25 Helsinki Athletics Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay Soviet Union URS 2 Silver
1956 Summer 29 Melbourne Athletics Men's 100 metres Soviet Union URS 6 h2 r3/4
1956 Summer 29 Melbourne Athletics Men's 200 metres Soviet Union URS 5
1956 Summer 29 Melbourne Athletics Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay Soviet Union URS 2 Silver

Men's 100 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A)
1956 Summer 29 Melbourne Athletics Soviet Union Semi-Finals Heat Two 6 10.7 10.91
1956 Summer 29 Melbourne Athletics Soviet Union Quarter-Finals Heat Three 2 QU 10.7 10.87
1956 Summer 29 Melbourne Athletics Soviet Union Round One Heat Five 2 QU 10.6 10.90

Men's 200 metres

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A) L
1956 Summer 29 Melbourne Athletics Soviet Union Final 5 21.2 21.42 2
1956 Summer 29 Melbourne Athletics Soviet Union Semi-Finals Heat Two 3 QU 21.3 21.50
1956 Summer 29 Melbourne Athletics Soviet Union Quarter-Finals Heat Two 2 QU 21.2 21.42
1956 Summer 29 Melbourne Athletics Soviet Union Round One Heat Ten 1 QU 21.6 21.62

Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank T(H) T(A) L
1952 Summer 25 Helsinki Athletics Soviet Union URS Final 2 40.3 40.58 3
1952 Summer 25 Helsinki Athletics Soviet Union URS Semi-Finals Heat One 2 QU 40.7 41.01
1952 Summer 25 Helsinki Athletics Soviet Union URS Round One Heat Four 1 QU 41.3 41.45
1956 Summer 29 Melbourne Athletics Soviet Union URS Final 2 39.8 39.93 4
1956 Summer 29 Melbourne Athletics Soviet Union URS Semi-Finals Heat Two 1 QU 40.3 40.36
1956 Summer 29 Melbourne Athletics Soviet Union URS Round One Heat Three 1 QU 40.7 40.77
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