Svilen Rusinov

Svilen Aldinov Rusinov (Bulgarian: Свилен Алдинов Русинов; born February 29, 1964 in Teteven) is a Bulgarian boxer, who twice competed at the Summer Olympics for his native country. He won a bronze medal in the super heavyweight division (+ 91 kg) at the Barcelona Olympics in 1992.

Svilen Rusinov
Personal information
Full nameСвилен Алдинов Русинов
Nationality Bulgaria
Born (1964-02-29) February 29, 1964 (age 57)
Gradechnica ob.Teteven obl.Lovech
Height1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight91 kg (201 lb)
Sport
SportBoxing
Weight classSuper Heavyweight
ClubCentral Sport Klub Army
Medal record
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1992 Barcelona Super Heavyweight
World Amateur Championships
Silver medal – second place 1991 Sydney Super Heavyweight
Silver medal – second place 1993 Tampere Super Heavyweight
Bronze medal – third place 1986 Reno Heavyweight
European Amateur Championships
Gold medal – first place 1993 Bursa Super Heavyweight
Bronze medal – third place 1987 Turin Heavyweight
Bronze medal – third place 1989 Athens Super Heavyweight
Bronze medal – third place 1991 Gothenburg Super Heavyweight

Olympic resultsEdit

1988

1992

Pro careerEdit

Rusinov turned pro in 1999 and fought only one fight, which he won, before retiring.

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