Akzhurek Tanatarov

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Akzhurek Tanatarov
Akzhurek Tanatarov 2012.jpg
Akzhurek Tanatarov in 2012
Personal information
Born (1985-08-15) 15 August 1985 (age 34)
Almaty, Kazakhstan
Height1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight66 kg (146 lb)

Akzhurek Dostykuly Tanatarov (Kazakh: Ақжүрек Достықұлы Таңатаров; born 3 September 1986) is a Kazakh freestyle wrestler.[1] At the 2012 Summer Olympics he was defeated in the semifinal round of the 66 kg freestyle event by Sushil Kumar of India. He won a bronze medal in the repechage round, beating Ramazan Şahin in his bronze medal match.[2][3]


  1. ^ "Akzhurek Tanatarov". london2012.com. Retrieved 11 August 2012.
  2. ^ Akzhurek Tanatarov. sports-reference.com
  3. ^ "Freestyle 66 kg results - Wrestling - London 2012 Olympics". www.olympic.org. Archived from the original on 20 November 2015. Retrieved 16 April 2016.