|Competitor for the Soviet Union|
|Men's Freestyle wrestling|
Iliya Mate (Ukrainian: Ілія Федорович Мате ; born 1956 in Starohnativka, Donetsk Oblast, Ukrainian SSR) is a wrestler from Donetsk Oblast, Ukraine. He was Olympic gold medalist in Freestyle wrestling in 1980, competing for the Soviet Union. He won gold medals at the 1979 and 1982 World Wrestling Championships.
- "Ilia Mate". Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 1 April 2012.
|This article about a Soviet Olympic medalist is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|
|This biographical article related to wrestling is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|
|This biographical article relating to sports in Ukraine is a stub. You can help Wikipedia by expanding it.|