David Tsimakuridze

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David Tsimakuridze
Medal record
Representing  Soviet Union
Men's Freestyle wrestling
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1952 Helsinki Middleweight

David Tsimakuridze (March 29, 1925 in Poti, Georgian SSR – May 9, 2006) was a Soviet wrestler and Olympic champion in Freestyle wrestling.

He was born in Poti and died in Tbilisi.

Olympics[edit]

Tsimakuridze competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki where he received a gold medal in Freestyle wrestling, the middleweight class.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1952 Summer Olympics – Helsinki, Finland – Wrestling" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on 13 September 2008)