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Vladimir MANEEV

Vladimir MANEEV, USSR Master of Sport since 1953. World Welterweight Greco-Roman Wrestling Champion, 1955. Silver Medal at 16th Olympic Games in Melbourne, 1956.

Background

  • MANEEV, Vladimir was born in 1933.

  • Career

    • Member, “Metallurg” Sports Society, Stalinsk. 1950-1951 won All-Union junior light heavyweight competitions. 1951 placed 7th, 1952 2nd, 1953 5th, 1954 1st at USSR Championship in welterweight class.

      1955 won welterweight class at World Greco-Roman Wrestling Championship in Karlsruhe. 1956 placed 1st in team competitions at Istanbul. 1956 placed 2nd at Melbourne Olympics.
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    Born 1933
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