chidlovski (chidlovski) wrote,

Nikolay Kolesnikov


History in Color:

One of the best featherweights in the world in the 1970s, graduate of the famous weightlifting school in Shakhty, Russia, Nikolay Kolesnikov competes at the 1975 World Championships in Moscow.

A year later, Kolesnikov became an Olympic champion in the 60kg weightclass at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal.



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