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Givi Chikvanaia

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1960 Rome, Italy - Silver

1968 Mexico, Mexico - Silver


Born on 29.05.1939, Telavi, Water Polo.

Competed for Dinamo Tbilisi (1957-67), Dinamo Moscow (1968-1974) and the USSR team (1958-1972).  Second-prize winner of the XVII and XIX Olympic Games (1960 in Rome and 1968 in Mexico City) and the European Championship (1962), Champion of the USSR (1965, 1969). International Class Master of Sports, Honored Master of Sports of the Russian Federation (2001), Honored Referee of the Russian Federation.