Josip Čorak

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Josip Čorak
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Personal information
Born 14 June 1943 (1943-06-14) (age 75)
Rastoka, Croatia
Height 189 cm (6 ft 2 in)
Sport
Sport Greco-Roman wrestling
Club HK Lika, Zagreb
Coached by Josip Maric
Ljubomir Ivanović

Josip Čorak (born 14 June 1943) is a retired wrestler from Croatia. Competing as a senior in the 90 kg Greco-Roman division he won gold medals at the 1969 European Championships and 1967 Mediterranean Games and a silver medal at the 1972 Olympics.[1][2] Čorak later won a record of 11 world titles in Greco-Roman and freestyle wrestling in the masters category.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Josip Čorak". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 19 June 2012. 
  2. ^ Corak, Josip (YUG). iat.uni-leipzig.de
  3. ^ Josip Čorak 11. put svjetski veteranski prvak. Index.hr (24 July 2005)