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1965 Prize of Moscow International: Team USSR at the Opening Parade

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March 17, 1965, Moscow, Russia, USSR – Coaches and athletes of the Team USSR are lined up at the opening ceremony  at the 1965 Prize of Moscow International invitational tournament in Moscow (left to right):

Vladimir Stogov (coach), Gennady Balashov (coach), Eugene Katsura (67.5kg), Viktor Kurentsov (75kg), Vladimir Voytsekhovsky (82.5kg), Alexander Kurynov (75kg), Alexander Kudyaev (82.5kg), Viktor Andreev (90+kg), Anatoly Kalenichenko (90kg), Stanislav Batishchev (90+kg), George Dyachenko (90+kg).

The results of the tournaments can be viewed below or at Lift Up:

Prizes of Moscow International

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Weight Class Name Total (kg)
56 Bantamweight Imre FOLDI, Hungary 350
60 Featherweight Rudolf KOZLOWSKI, Poland 360
67.5 Lightweight Eugene KATSURA, Soviet Union 422.5
75 Middleweight Viktor KURENTSOV, Soviet Union 442.5
82.5 Light Heavyweight Alexander KIDYAEV, Soviet Union 465
90 Middle Heavyweight Anatoly KALENICHENKO, Soviet Union 467.5
90+ Super Heavyweight Victor ANDREEV, Soviet Union 537.5

Note: To view a complete list of the winners in the weight classes above,

please follow the link associated with the weight class.