- Born:18 March 1985 (34 years)
Ivan Iliev of Bulgaria fought the final of the European U23 Championships in 2004 in Ljubljana and also silver in 2007 U23 Europeans Salzburg. Iliev won various Bulgarian titles from 2005-2011. He claimed a bronze medal at the 2013 World Sambo Championships in St. Petersburg and bronze in 2012 in Minsk and 2011 in Vilnius. He took silver at the Sambo World Championships in 2010 in Tashkent. He captured gold at the Balkan Championships in 2011 in Beocin and in 2009 in Nis.