FANDOM


Line 6: Line 6:
 
}}
 
}}
 
{{quote|My name is Drago. I'm a fighter from the Soviet Union. I fight all my life and I never lose.|Ivan Drago<ref>from the ''Rocky IV'' teaser trailer</ref>|Rocky IV}}
 
{{quote|My name is Drago. I'm a fighter from the Soviet Union. I fight all my life and I never lose.|Ivan Drago<ref>from the ''Rocky IV'' teaser trailer</ref>|Rocky IV}}
'''Ivan Drago''' (Russian: Иван Драго; born January 8, 1963 in Moscow) is an amateur boxer and Olympic gold medalist from the [[wikipedia:Soviet Union|Soviet Union]]. Armed with a punch of over 2,000 [[wikipedia:Pounds per square inch|psi]], he is able to kill [[Rocky Balboa]]'s friend and later trainer, [[Apollo Creed]], but is unsuccessful in defeating Rocky himself.
+
'''Ivan Drago''' (Russian: Иван Драго; born January 8, [[1963]] in Moscow) is an amateur boxer and Olympic gold medalist from the [[wikipedia:Soviet Union|Soviet Union]]. Armed with a punch of over 2,000 [[wikipedia:Pounds per square inch|psi]], he is able to kill [[Rocky Balboa]]'s friend and later trainer, [[Apollo Creed]], but is unsuccessful in defeating Rocky himself.
   
 
The USSR is extremly arrogant of Drago's boxing skills. However, Drago is not excessively boastful about his own ability; his wife, [[Ludmilla Drago]], speaks for him most of the time. He is known by several stage names, including the '''Siberian Bull''', the '''Siberian Express''', and '''Death from Above''', the latter referring to Ivan's height and Apollo's death at his hands.
 
The USSR is extremly arrogant of Drago's boxing skills. However, Drago is not excessively boastful about his own ability; his wife, [[Ludmilla Drago]], speaks for him most of the time. He is known by several stage names, including the '''Siberian Bull''', the '''Siberian Express''', and '''Death from Above''', the latter referring to Ivan's height and Apollo's death at his hands.

Revision as of 20:21, June 8, 2008

"My name is Drago. I'm a fighter from the Soviet Union. I fight all my life and I never lose."

Ivan Drago (Russian: Иван Драго; born January 8, 1963 in Moscow) is an amateur boxer and Olympic gold medalist from the Soviet Union. Armed with a punch of over 2,000 psi, he is able to kill Rocky Balboa's friend and later trainer, Apollo Creed, but is unsuccessful in defeating Rocky himself.

The USSR is extremly arrogant of Drago's boxing skills. However, Drago is not excessively boastful about his own ability; his wife, Ludmilla Drago, speaks for him most of the time. He is known by several stage names, including the Siberian Bull, the Siberian Express, and Death from Above, the latter referring to Ivan's height and Apollo's death at his hands.

Footnotes

  1. from the Rocky IV teaser trailer
Community content is available under CC-BY-SA unless otherwise noted.