Dmitry Monakov

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Dmitry Monakov
Medal record
Men's shooting
Representing  Soviet Union
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1988 Seoul Trap
ISSF World Shooting Championships
Gold medal – first place 1987 Valencia Trap
Silver medal – second place 1987 Valencia Team
Representing  Ukraine
ISSF World Shooting Championships
Gold medal – first place 1994 Milan Trap

Dmitry Vitalyevich Monakov (Ukrainian: Дмитро Віталійович Монаков, Russian: Дмитрий Витальевич Монаков, February 17, 1963 in Kiev, Soviet Union – November 21, 2007 in Kiev, Ukraine) was a Soviet and Ukrainian shooter. He was an Olympic champion in 1988 in trap shooting.

Monakov won the Olympic (1988), World (1987, 1994) and European (1988) championships. He participated in the 1996 Olympics on the Ukrainian team but didn't win any medal. Afterwards, he was a coach of the national team.[1]

Monakov died November 21, 2007 from a thrombus problem.[2]

He was buried at Berkovtsi cemetery.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Прощание с олимпийским чемпионом Сеула [Farewell to the Seoulian Olympic champion]. ISD Sports Club. 22 November 2007. Archived from the original on 16 July 2011. Retrieved 3 January 2009.
  2. ^ В Киеве скоропостижно скончался олимпийский чемпион [The Olympic champion died suddenly in Kiev] (in Russian). 23 November 2007. Retrieved 3 January 2009.

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