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Andrzej Adam Wroński (born October 8, 1965 in Kartuzy, Pomorskie) is a Polish wrestler (Greco-Roman style) who has won two Olympic gold medals. He carried the flag at the opening ceremony of the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia.

Andrzej Wroński
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Andrzej Wroński
Medal record
Greco-Roman wrestling
Representing  Poland
Event 1st 2nd 3rd
Olympic Games 2 0 0
World Championships 1 1 2
European Championships 3 0 2
Total 6 1 4
Olympic Games
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Gold medal – first place 1988 Seoul Heavyweight
Gold medal – first place 1996 Atlanta Heavyweight
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1994 Tampere 100 kg
Silver medal – second place 1999 Athens 97 kg
Bronze medal – third place 1993 Stockholm 100 kg
Bronze medal – third place 1997 Wrocław 97 kg
European Championships
Gold medal – first place 1989 Oulu 100 kg
Gold medal – first place 1992 Copenhagen 100 kg
Gold medal – first place 1994 Athens 100 kg
Bronze medal – third place 1990 Poznań 100 kg
Bronze medal – third place 1996 Budapest 100 kg
Copy of A. Wronski medal and autograph in Alei Gwiazd Sportu w Dziwnowie

Mixed martial arts recordEdit

Professional record breakdown
1 match 0 wins 1 loss
By knockout 0 1
By submission 0 0
By decision 0 0
Res. Record Opponent Method Event Date Round Time Location Notes
Loss 0–1   Paweł Nastula TKO (punches) Wieczór Mistrzów August 20, 2011 1 1:09 Koszalin, Poland

For his sport achievements, he received the Order of Polonia Restituta:
  Knight's Cross (5th Class) in 1988,
  Officer's Cross (4th Class) in 1995,
  Commander's Cross (3rd Class) in 1996.

ReferencesEdit

  • "Wroński Andrzej". WIEM Encyklopedia.

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