Born: July 20, 1994 in Montana
Ivaylo Ivanov is our most successful judoka in recent years.
Winner of three medals from European championships. And seventh at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games.
He is the first Bulgarian with a medal from the prestigious Masters tournament - bronze in Doha 2021.
Ivanov is also successful in sambo - he won a silver medal at the World Championships in Narita (Japan) in 2014, he also won a bronze medal a year earlier.