Event: Kapros son of Pythagoras from Elis (Elis)

Record ID 4346
Person Kapros son of Pythagoras from Elis in Elis
Contest Olympia in Olympia (Elis)
Discipline combat sports: pale
Age Category
Date -212 - -212
Achievement V
Comment: Kapros, son of Pythagoras, won both the wrestling and pankration at the same Olympiad (142nd = 212 BC); he was the first to do so (only second to Herakles: deuteros ap' Herakles). In wrestling, he defeated Paianios (ID 1092 in this database) and he defeated Kleitomachos (ID 527 in this database) in pankration. [DvdL]