Givi Onashvili

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Olympic medalist
Center
Givi Onashvili in 1972
Medal record
Men's judo
Representing  Soviet Union
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1972 Munich Heavyweight
World Championships
Bronze medal – third place 1969 Mexico City +93 kg

Givi Ivanovich Onashvili (born July 27, 1947) is a Georgian judoka who competed for the Soviet Union in the 1972 Summer Olympics, and won the bronze medal in the heavyweight class.

Onashvili won a bronze medal in the 1969 World Judo Championships in Mexico City. He is a double European Champion (London 1974 and Lyon 1975), three times silver medalist (Oostende 1969, Voorburg 1972 and Kiev 1976) and bronze medalist in Göteborg 1971. In 1976 he won a silver medal in the International Tournament of Paris.

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