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Tapio Sipilä

Tapio Sipilä
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Born November 26, 1958

Tapio Olavi Sipilä (born November 26, 1958 in Kiiminki, Oulu), nicknamed Tapsa, is a former wrestler from Finland, who claimed the silver medal in the Men's Greco-Roman Lightweight Division (– 68 kg) at the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles. He won the bronze medal four years later in the same weight division at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, South Korea.

Results

  • 1980 European Championship — 68.0 kg Greco-Roman (3rd)
  • 1981 European Championship — 68.0 kg Greco-Roman (3rd)
  • 1981 World Championship — 68.0 kg Greco-Roman (2nd)
  • 1983 European Championship — 68.0 kg Greco-Roman (3rd)
  • 1983 World Championship — 68.0 kg Greco-Roman (1st)
  • 1986 European Championship — 68.0 kg Greco-Roman (6th)
  • 1986 World Championship — 68.0 kg Greco-Roman (2nd)
  • 1987 European Championship — 68.0 kg Greco-Roman (3rd)
  • 1988 European Championship — 68.0 kg Greco-Roman (4th)

References

  • sports-reference
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