István Majoros

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István Majoros
Medal record
Competitor for  Hungary
Men's Greco-Roman wrestling
Olympic Games
Gold 2004 Athens 55 kg
World Championships
Bronze 2005 Budapest 55 kg

István Majoros (born July 11, 1974) is a Hungarian wrestler and Olympic champion in Greco-Roman wrestling.

Career[edit]

Majoros competed at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens where he received a gold medal in Greco-Roman wrestling, the bantamweight class.[1] For this achievement he was elected Hungarian Sportsman of the Year.

Majoros received a bronze medal at the 2005 FILA Wrestling World Championships.

On December 31 (New Year's Eve), 2006, Majoros made his mixed martial arts debut against Norifumi Yamamoto at K-1 Dynamite in Osaka, Japan and lost via TKO in the 1st round. It was his only MMA bout.

Mixed martial arts record[edit]

Res. Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location Notes
Loss 0-1 Japan Norifumi Yamamoto TKO (punches) K-1 PREMIUM 2006 Dynamite!! December 31, 2006 1 3:46 Osaka, Japan

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2004 Summer Olympics – Athens, Greece – Wrestling" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on August 28, 2008)
Awards
Preceded by
Adrián Annus
Hungarian Sportsman of The Year
2004
Succeeded by
Ákos Braun