Valeri Didenko

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Valeri Didenko
Medal record
Men's canoe sprint
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1972 Munich K-4 1000 m
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1970 Copenhagen K-4 1000 m
Gold medal – first place 1971 Belgrade K-4 1000 m
Silver medal – second place 1973 Tampere K-4 1000 m

Valeri Didenko (born March 4, 1946) is a Soviet sprint canoer who competed in the early 1970s. He won a gold medal in the K-4 1000 m event at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich.

Didenko also won three medals in the K-4 1000 m event at the ICF Canoe Sprint World Championships with two golds (1970, 1971) and a silver (1973).