Person: Polynikos from Thespiai (Boiotia)

Record ID: 3275
Name: Polynikos
Place of Origin: Thespiai (Boiotia)
List of Festivals:
Olympia in Elis (Elis)
List of Events:
Olympia in Elis (Elis) on ( -448 to -448 )
List of Disciplines:
combat sports: pale
List of Agonistic Titles:
olympionikes
List of References:
IG VII 1888, b.I, l. 10 = I.Thesp 485 = SEG 33.407bis = SEG 41.1795?
P.Oxy 222
List of Prosopographies:
Moretti (1957), no. 302
Comment: P. Oxy 222 only gives the name Polynikos. According to Moretti, it must be the same Polynikos who appears in a list of Thespians died in the battle of Delion in 424 BC (IG VII 1888, b.I, l. 10). There, Polynikos is called Olymp[ionika].