Boris Gurevich (wrestler, born 1931)

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Boris Gurevich
Personal information
Full nameBoris Maksimovich Gurevich
Born23 March 1931
Moscow, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
Died10 January 1995 (aged 63)
Moscow, Russia
SportGreco-Roman wrestling
ClubBurevestnik Moscow

Boris Maksimovich Gurevich (Russian: Борис Максимович Гуревич; 23 March 1931 – 10 January 1995) was a Soviet wrestler. He won gold medals at the 1952 Olympics, the 1953 world championships, and the 1958 world championships.

Gurevich first trained in gymnastics and later took up wrestling in 1948.

After retiring from competitions he coached wrestlers in Moscow.[1]

References[change | change source]

  1. Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Boris Gurevich". Olympics at Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 2020-04-18.