Ivan Nifontov

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Ivan Nifontov
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Medal record
Representing  Russia
Men's Judo
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 2012 London –81 kg
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 2009 Rotterdam –81 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2014 Chelyabinsk –81 kg
European Games
Silver medal – second place 2015 Baku –81 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2015 Baku Team
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 2009 Tbilisi –81 kg

Ivan Vitaliyevich Nifontov (Russian: Иван Витальевич Нифонтов; born 5 June 1987, Pavlodar[1]) is a Russian judoka. He won the bronze at the 2012 Summer Olympics in the category men's –81 kg. He carried the Winter Olympic torch before the Sochi Games.[2]


  1. ^ "Ivan Nifontov Bio, Stats, and Results". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 2016-12-26.
  2. ^ "Troika journey among Torch Relay's second-week highlights". International Olympic Committee. 2016-07-21. Retrieved 2016-12-26.

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