Calistrat Cuțov

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
  (Redirected from Calistrat Cuţov)
Jump to: navigation, search
Calistrat Cuțov
Simion and Calistrat Cuţov 2.jpg
Simion and Calistrat Cuţov (right)
Personal information
Born 10 October 1948 (1948-10-10) (age 68)
Smârdanul-Nou, Brăila, Romania[1]
Height 175 cm (5 ft 9 in)
Sport
Sport Boxing
Club Dinamo Bucureşti

Calistrat Ilie Cuţov (born 10 October 1948) is a retired Romanian boxer. He won the European lightweight title in 1969 and an Olympic bronze medal in 1968. He also competed in the light-welterweight division at the 1972 and 1976 Olympics, but was eliminated before reaching semifinals.[2] He retired after winning a bronze medal at the 1977 European Championships, with a record of 11 losses out of 398 bouts. Since 1981 he works as a boxing coach. His trainees include Daniel Dumitrescu.[3] His brother Simion was also an Olympic medalist in boxing.[1]

Awards[edit]

  • Honored Sports Trainer ("Antrenor emerit al sportului").[2]
  • Sports Merit Order, Third Class (1968 and 2004)[4][5]

References[edit]