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Bounama Touré

Full name: Bounama Touré
Other name(s): Toubabou Dior
Gender: Male
Born: February 12, 1953
Died: April 11, 2016 in Dakar, Dakar, Senegal
Country: SEN Senegal
Sport: Wrestling

Biography

Bounama Touré wrestled super-heavyweight Greco-Roman for Senegal at the 1992 Olympics. In Africa he was among the best wrestlers, winning a silver medal in unlimited Greco at the 1992 African Championships. He also won two bronzes at the 1985 African Championships, in both freestyle and Greco-Roman, and added a bronze in unlimited Greco-Roman at the 1991 All-African Games. Touré was also known in Senegal as Toubabou Dior. He later formed a wrestling school that bore his name and taught many young Senegalese to wrestle.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1992 Summer 39 Barcelona Wrestling Men's Super-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman Senegal SEN AC

Men's Super-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result RE CP MR
1992 Summer 39 Barcelona Wrestling Senegal SEN Final Standings AC 1992-07-27 Eliminated r2/5 Group A 0,0
1992 Summer 39 Barcelona Wrestling Senegal SEN Group A - Round Two 7T 1992-07-27 0,0
1992 Summer 39 Barcelona Wrestling Senegal SEN Group A - Round Two Match #1 2 1992-07-27 Borodow (CAN) fall (0:15), Touré (SEN) 0,0
1992 Summer 39 Barcelona Wrestling Senegal SEN Group A - Round One 6T 1992-07-27 0,0
1992 Summer 39 Barcelona Wrestling Senegal SEN Group A - Round One Match #2 2 1992-07-27 Mesa (CUB) fall (0:32), Touré (SEN) 0,0
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