Cho Yong-chul

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Cho Yong-chul
Medal record
Representing  South Korea
Men's judo
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1984 Los Angeles +95 kg
Bronze medal – third place 1988 Seoul +95 kg
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1985 Seoul +95 kg
Cho Yong-chul
Revised RomanizationJo Yong-cheol
McCune–ReischauerCho Yong-ch‘ŏl

Cho Yong-Chul (born May 7, 1961) is a South Korean judoka.

At the 1985 World Judo Championships in Seoul, Cho won a gold medal, beating two-time Olympic champion Hitoshi Saito by armlock submission in the final.

He won two Olympic bronze medals in the heavyweight division at the 1984 and 1988 Olympics.

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