Viktor Rybakov

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Viktor Rybakov
Medal record
Men’s Boxing
Representing the  Soviet Union
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1976 Montreal Bantamweight
Bronze medal – third place 1980 Moscow Featherweight
European Amateur Championships
Gold medal – first place 1975 Katowice Bantamweight
Gold medal – first place 1979 Cologne Featherweight

Viktor Grigorievich Rybakov (Russian: Виктор Григорьевич Рыбаков) (born May 28, 1956 in Magadan) is a retired boxer, who represented the USSR twice at the Summer Olympics during his career as an amateur. He won the bronze medal in the bantamweight division (– 54 kg) at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, Quebec, Canada, and repeated that feat four years later in Moscow, Soviet Union. He trained at the Trud Voluntary Sports Society until 1976. Later he trained at the Armed Forces sports society.

Olympic results[edit]

Montreal - 1976

Moscow - 1980

  • Round of 64: bye
  • Round of 32: Defeated Daniel Londas (France) by decision, 5-0
  • Round of 16: Defeated Peter Hanlon (Great Britain) by decision, 5-0
  • Quarterfinal: Defeated Tzacho Andreikowski (Bulgaria) by decision, 4-1
  • Semifinal: Lost to Rudi Fink (East Germany) by decision, 1-4