Ilgar Abdulov

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Ilgar Abdulov
Personal information
Nationality  Azerbaijan
Born (1981-05-12) 12 May 1981 (age 33)
Baku, Azerbaijan SSR
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 74 kg (163 lb)
Sport
Sport Wrestling
Event(s) Greco-Roman
Club Neftçi Baku (AZE)
Coached by Bakhram Milbatov (AZE)

Ilgar Abdulov (Azerbaijani: İlqar Abdulov; born May 12, 1981 in Baku) is an amateur Azerbaijani Greco-Roman wrestler, who played for the men's super heavyweight category.[1] He is a member of Neftçi Wrestling Club in Baku, and is coached and trained by Bakhram Milbatov.

Abdulov represented his nation Azerbaijan at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, where he competed for the men's 74 kg class. He first defeated Turkey's Şeref Tüfenk in the qualifying round, before losing out his next match to Russian wrestler and former Olympic champion Varteres Samurgashev, who pinned him in the first period.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ilgar Abdulov". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 24 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "Men's Greco-Roman 74kg (163 lbs) Round of 16 Official". NBC Olympics. Retrieved 24 December 2012. 

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