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HRISTOVA Stanka
Bulgaria
BUL
StankaHRISTOVA
Date of Birth01/03/1983 - Sliven (BUL)
Age32
Height163 cm/5'4"
Weight78kg/171lbs
GenderW
DateEventsResults
75kg Freestyle 1/8 Finals 0

Profile

Nickname-
School, universityNational Sports Academy Vasil Levski, Sofia
Started competing1997
Language(s) spokenBulgarian (native), Russian
Club nameChernomorets Burgas
CoachSimeon Chterev
Major sporting achievements

2014 ECh (Vantaa)-1st
2012 OG (London)–2nd
2011 WCh (Istanbul)–1st
2010 WCh (Moscow)–1st | ECh (Baku)-1st
2009 WCh (Herning)-3rd | ECh (Vilnius)–1st
2008 OG (Beijing)–2nd | WCh (Tokyo)–1st | ECh (Tampere)–1st
2007 WCh (Baku)–1st | ECh (Sofia)–1st
2006 WCh (Guangzhou)– 1st | ECh (Moscow)– 1st

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

Additional information / What would you like people to know about you?

Two-time Olympic silver medallist (2008, 2012)…Five-time World champion (2006, 2007, 2008, 2010, 2011) and 2009 bronze medallist…Six-time European champion (2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2014) and two-time bronze medallist (2005, 2011).

After the 2012 Olympic Games, she took a break from wrestling which lasted until April 2014 when she switched to the 75 kg category from 72 kg.

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