Viktor Mamatov

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Viktor Mamatov
Personal information
Full name Viktor Fyodorovich Mamatov
Born (1937-07-21) 21 July 1937 (age 79)
Belovo, RSFSR, Soviet Union
Height 1.82 m (6 ft 0 in)
Professional information
Sport Biathlon
Olympic Games
Teams 2 (1968, 1972)
Medals 2 (2 gold)
World Championships
Teams 4 (1967, 1969, 1970, 1971)
Medals 6 (4 gold)

Viktor Fyodorovich Mamatov (Russian: Виктор Фёдорович Маматов; born 21 July 1937) is a former Soviet biathlete. At the 1968 Winter Olympics in Grenoble, he won a gold medal with the Soviet relay team.[1] He was Flag Bearer at the 1968 Olympics.

Mamatov received another gold medal at the 1972 Winter Olympics in Sapporo.[1]

He became World Champion in individual 20 km in 1967, and three times with the Soviet relay team, in 1969, 1970 and 1971.

Biathlon results[edit]

All results are sourced from the International Biathlon Union.[2]

Olympic Games[edit]

2 medals (2 gold)

Event Individual Relay
France 1968 Grenoble 7th Gold
Japan 1972 Sapporo 7th Gold

World Championships[edit]

6 medals (4 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze)

Event Individual Relay
East Germany 1967 Altenberg Gold Silver
Polish People's Republic 1969 Zakopane 14th Gold
Sweden 1970 Östersund Bronze Gold
Finland 1971 Hämeenlinna 6th Gold
*During Olympic seasons competitions are only held for those events not included in the Olympic program.

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Profile: Viktor Mamatov". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 29 January 2009. 
  2. ^ "Search results". IBU Datacenter. International Biathlon Union. Retrieved 13 July 2015.