Gadzhimurad Nurmagomedov

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Gadzhimurad Nurmagomedov
Personal information
Nationality  Armenia
Born (1987-05-01) 1 May 1987 (age 27)
Makhachkala, Russian SFSR
Height 1.73 m (5 ft 8 in)
Weight 84 kg (185 lb)
Sport
Sport Wrestling
Event(s) Freestyle

Gadzhimurad Nurmagomedov (Armenian: Հաջիմուրադ Նուրմոհամեդով, born May 1, 1987 in Makhachkala, Russian SFSR) Armenian Freestyle wrestler of Dagestani descent. He competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics in the men's freestyle 84 kg division.[1] Nurmagomedov first defeated former Olympic silver medalist Yusup Abdusalomov in the first preliminary match, with a technical score of 4–4, and a classification score of 1–3.[2] For the second preliminary match, Nurmagomedov, however, was defeated by a formidable Iranian wrestler Ehsan Lashgari, who scored a total of five points in two successive periods, while also being disqualified in the process.[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Armenia at the 2012 London Summer Games". Sports-Reference.com. Retrieved 28 February 2013. 
  2. ^ "Men's 84kg Freestyle – Qualification". London 2012]. Retrieved 13 December 2012. 
  3. ^ "Men's 84kg Freestyle – Round of 16 Finals". London 2012]. Retrieved 13 December 2012. 
  4. ^ "Nurmagomedov yielded the Iranian athlete". Armen Press. 11 August 2012. Retrieved 13 December 2012. 

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