Alexandru Nilca

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Alexandru Nilca
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Personal information
Birth name Sándor Nyilka[1]
Born (1945-11-06) 6 November 1945 (age 71)
Târgu Mureş, Romania[2]
Height 180 cm (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 74 kg (163 lb)
Sport Fencing
Event(s) Sabre
Club Tg. Mures
CSA Steaua Bucureşti[3]
Coached by Andrei Kakucs
Ladislau Rohonyi
Dumitru Mustaţă[3]

Alexandru Nilca (Hungarian: Sándor Nyilka; born 6 November 1945) is a retired Romanian (ethnic Hungarian)[1] sabre fencer. He competed at the 1976 and 1980 Olympics and won a team bronze medal in 1976, placing fifth in 1980. He won two team silver medals at the world championships in 1974 and 1977.[3]


  1. ^ a b Ákos, Károly (4 November 2013). "Egyetemes magyar sport – Lapozgató [Universal Hungarian sport - Leaves]". Háromszék. H-PRESS. Retrieved 31 December 2014. 
  2. ^ "Alexandru Nilca Olympic Results". Retrieved 2011-04-10. 
  3. ^ a b c Alexandru Nilca. Romanian Olympic Committee