Mijaín López

Cuban wrestler

Mijáin López (born 20 August 1982) is a Cuban Greco-Roman wrestler. He is a four-time Olympic gold medalist, five-time World Champion, and five-time Pan American Games champion. He is the younger brother of Michel López Núñez, a Cuban amateur boxer.

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QuotesEdit

  • Este es un triunfo para Cuba y es gracias a la Revolución y a Fidel que hoy estamos aquí. Le dedico mi victoria a él. Sin su visión para el movimiento deportivo no estuviéramos aquí hoy.
    • This is a triumph for Cuba and it is thanks to the Revolution and Fidel that we are here today. I dedicate my victory to him. Without his vision for the sports movement we would not be here today.
    • As quoted in Una leyenda llamada Mijaín, after winning the gold in Greco-Roman 120 kg category. (2 August 2021)

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