Ottó Aubéli

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Ottó Aubéli
Personal information
Full name Ottó Zsolt Aubéli
Nationality  Hungary
Born (1975-03-31) 31 March 1975 (age 40)
Esztergom, Hungary
Height 1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 110 kg (243 lb)
Sport
Sport Wrestling
Style Freestyle
Club Csepeli BC Budapest
Coach Csaba Ubránkovics

Ottó Zsolt Aubéli (born March 31, 1975 in Esztergom) is an amateur Hungarian freestyle wrestler, who played for the men's super heavyweight category.[1] In 2005, he won two bronze medals at the World Championships in Budapest, Hungary, and at the European Championships in Varna, Bulgaria.[2]

Aubeli made his official debut at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, where he placed third in the preliminary pool of the men's 120 kg class, against Georgia's Alex Modebadze, and Russia's Kuramagomed Kuramagomedov.[3]

At the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, Aubeli reached into the quarterfinal round of the 120 kg class by easily defeating Palau's Florian Skilang Temengil. He lost to former Olympic champion and Russian-born wrestler David Musuľbes of Slovakia, who was able to score four points in two straight periods, leaving Aubeli with a single point.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Ottó Aubéli". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 17 December 2012. 
  2. ^ Fuller, John (20 September 2005). "2005 World Championships preview at 120 kg/264.5 lbs. in men's freestyle wrestling". The Mat. Retrieved 17 December 2012. 
  3. ^ "Wrestling: Men's Freestyle 120kg". Athens 2004. BBC Sport. 15 August 2004. Retrieved 23 September 2013. 
  4. ^ "Men's Freestyle 120kg (264.5 lbs) Quarterfinal Official". NBC Olympics. Retrieved 17 December 2012. 

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