Mauro Sarmiento

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Mauro Sarmiento
Medal record
Competitor for  Italy
Men's taekwondo
Olympic Games
Silver 2008 Beijing 80 kg
Bronze 2012 London 80 kg
European Championships
Bronze 2008 Rome Middleweight
Silver 2005 Izmir Middleweight
Bronze 2007 Bangkok Middleweight

Mauro Sarmiento (born August 10, 1983 in Casoria) is an Italian martial artist. He represented Italy in Taekwondo at the 2008 Summer Olympics – Men's 80 kg, and won the silver medal, upsetting two-time Olympic champion Steven López of the United States in the quarterfinals.[1] In the gold medal round he lost to Hadi Saei.[2]