Vasyl Fedoryshyn

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Vasyl Fedoryshyn
Medal record
Men's freestyle wrestling
Representing  Ukraine
Olympic Games
Disqualified 2008 Beijing 60kg
World Championships
Silver medal – second place 2010 Moscow 60kg
Bronze medal – third place 2009 Herning 60kg
FILA European Wrestling Championships
Gold medal – first place 2005 Varna 60 kg
Gold medal – first place 2007 Sofia 60 kg
Gold medal – first place 2008 Tampere 60 kg
Silver medal – second place 2001 Budapest 58 kg
Silver medal – second place 2002 Baku 60 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2004 Ankara 60 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2009 Vilnius 60 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2010 Baku 60 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2011 Dortmund 60 kg

Vasyl Petrovych Fedoryshyn (Ukrainian: Васи́ль Петро́вич Федори́шин; born March 31, 1981) is a male wrestler from Ukraine, who competes in the men's -60 kg freestyle division.

Career[edit]

He was born in Kalush, Ukrainian SSR. He finished fourth in the Men's Lightweight Freestyle event at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens,[1] won a silver medal in the same event at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing,[2] and was eliminated in the first round of the 2012 Olympic tournament by Malkhaz Zarkua of Georgia.[1] He won a bronze medal in the 60 kg event at the 2009 FILA Wrestling World Championships.[3] and a silver medal in the same discipline at the 2010 edition, losing to Besik Kudukhov of Russia in the final.[4] On 5 April 2017, it was announced that, as a result of retesting samples, he had been disqualified from the 2008 Olympics for a drug violation, and his silver medal withdrawn.[5]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Gjerde, Arild; Jeroen Heijmans; Bill Mallon; Hilary Evans (2012). "Vasyl Fedoryshyn Biography and Olympic Results". Olympics. Sports Reference.com. Retrieved October 2, 2012. 
  2. ^ "Russia's Batirov wins 60 kg freestyle wrestling". Associated Press. August 19, 2008. Retrieved August 19, 2008. [dead link]
  3. ^ "Senior World Championships 2009 (FS/FW/GR)" (PDF). Results. International Federation of Associated Wrestling Styles. 2009. Retrieved 2015-02-01. 
  4. ^ "Senior World Championships" (PDF). Results. International Federation of Associated Wrestling Styles. 2010. Retrieved 2015-02-01. 
  5. ^ "I OC sanctions three athletes for failing anti-doping test at Beijing 2008 and London 2012". International Olympic Committee. April 5, 2017. Retrieved April 5, 2017.