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CHUGOSHVILI Ioseb
Belarus
BLR
IosebCHUGOSHVILI
Date of Birth29/07/1986 - Telavi (GEO)
Age28
Height188 cm/6'2"
Weight130kg/286lbs
GenderM
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Nickname-
School, universityBelarus State University of Physical Culture, Minsk
Started competing2006
Language(s) spokenRussian, Belarusian
Club name-
CoachFarkhad Maherramau
Major sporting achievements

2012 OG (London) 120 kg - 5th
2008 ECh (Tampere) 120 kg - 3rd

Key: OG = Olympic Games | YOG = Youth Olympic Games |WCh = World Championships | WJCh = World Junior Championships | ECh = European Championship | EJCh = European Junior Championships |NCh = National Championships | NJCh = National Junior Championships

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At the 2012 Olympic Games in London, he was eliminated in his first preliminary match against Estonia's Heiki Nabi, but because Nabi advanced further into the competition, Chugoshvili got another chance at a bronze medal through the repechage bouts.

He first defeated Poland's Lukasz Banak, but lost the bronze medal match to Sweden's Johan Euren.

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