Ferenc KISS

Hungary HUN

Wrestling Greco-Roman

  • Olympic Medals
    1 B
  • Games participations
    3
  • First Olympic Games
    Tokyo 1964
  • Year of Birth
    1942
Olympic Results

Biography

Ferenc KISS

Ferenc Kiss competed at three Olympic Games as a wrestler, highlighted by winning the heavyweight Greco-Roman bronze medal in 1972. Kiss was a two-time European Champion, winning in Greco at 97 kg in 1967-68. He was also runner-up at 100 kg at the 1970 Europeans. Kiss won two silver medals at the World Championships in Greco-Roman, in 1965 and 1970. Near the end of his career Kiss earned a coaching diploma and was coach of the BVSC after his competitive days were over. In 1987 he was awarded a master coaching title and shortly before his death, was awarded the Knight’s Cross of Hungary.

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Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Munich 1972

B
Heavyweight, Greco-Roman (≤100 kilograms)
Heavyweight, Greco-Roman (≤100 kilograms) Wrestling
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Mexico City 1968

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Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman (≤97 kilograms)
Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman (≤97 kilograms) Wrestling
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Tokyo 1964

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Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman (≤97 kilograms)
Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman (≤97 kilograms) Wrestling

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