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Monday, August 22, 2016

Olympics Wrestling with Serbia's Davor Štefanek


by Rexswimguy:  

There has been much talk in recent years about dropping wrestling from the Olympics due to a lack of enthusiasm for the sport.   

However, there was no lack of enthusiasm in gold medalist Davor Štefanek's reaction to his great win in Rio last week.  He is also Serbia's first-ever Olympic medalist in wrestling, so there's a little bit of history here too. (!)

Name: Davor Štefanek
Date of Birth: September 12, 1985 (Virgo)
Hometown: Subotica, Serbia
Height/Weight: 5'7"/146 lbs
Sport: Greco-Roman Wrestling
--- 2016 Olympic gold medalist, 66kg
--- 2015 World Championships bronze medalist, 66kg
--- 2014 World Championships gold medalist, 66kg