Arsen Fadzayev

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Arsen Fadzayev
Medal record
Men's Freestyle wrestling
Olympic Games
Competitor for  Soviet Union
Gold medal – first place 1988 Seoul Lightweight
Competitor for Olympic flag.svg Unified Team
Gold medal – first place 1992 Barcelona Lightweight
World Championships
Gold medal – first place 1983 Kiev – 68 kg
Gold medal – first place 1985 Budapest – 68 kg
Gold medal – first place 1986 Budapest – 68 kg
Gold medal – first place 1987 Clermont-Ferrand – 68 kg
Gold medal – first place 1990 Tokyo – 68 kg
Gold medal – first place 1991 Varna – 68 kg
Silver medal – second place 1989 Martigny – 74 kg

Arsen Suleymanovich Fadzayev (Russian: Арсен Сулейманович Фадзаев; born 5 September 1962, in Chikola, North Ossetia–Alania, Russia) is a former Soviet wrestler, world champion and Olympic champion in freestyle wrestling.

Olympics[edit]

Fadzayev competed at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul where he received a gold medal in freestyle wrestling, the lightweight class.[1] He won another gold medal at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona. He competed for Uzbekistan at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, where he finished 13th.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Profile: Arsen Fadzayev". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 9 January 2009.