Oleg Saitov

Oleg Elekpayevich Saitov (Russian: Оле́г Элекпа́евич Саи́тов; (born May 26, 1974 in Novokuybyshevsk, Russian SFSR to a Volga Tatar father and ethnic Russian mother) is a Russian boxer.

Oleg Saitov
Oleg Saitov 2012.jpg
Saitov in 2012
Personal information
Full nameОлег Элекпаевич Саитов
Nationality Russia
Born (1974-05-26) May 26, 1974 (age 47)
Novokuybyshevsk, Samara Oblast, Soviet Union
Height1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Weight69 kg (152 lb)
Sport
SportBoxing
Weight classWelterweight
ClubTrade Union Sports Club, Zhigulevsk

He won the Olympic gold medal at the 1996 and 2000 Summer Olympics in the welterweight division, and bronze medal in the 2004 Olympics.[1] He was the winner of the Val Barker Trophy for Outstanding Boxer at the 2000 Olympic Games. In 2004 he won the title at the 2004 European Amateur Boxing Championships in Pula, Croatia.

Olympic resultsEdit

1996 Olympic Results

2000 Olympic Results

2004 Olympic Results

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Beumers, Birgit (2005). Pop Culture Russia!: Media, Arts, and Lifestyle. ABC-CLIO. p. 281. ISBN 9781851094592. Retrieved 30 November 2014.

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