Elmar Gasimov

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Elmar Gasimov
Ilham Aliyev met with athletes who competed in 31st Summer Olympic Games (Gasimov).jpg
Gasimov after 2016 Olympics
Personal information
Born (1990-11-02) 2 November 1990 (age 28)
Xırdalan, Azerbaijan
Height188 cm (6 ft 2 in)[1]
Weight100 kg (220 lb)
Country Azerbaijan

Elmar Gasimov (Azerbaijani: Elmar Qasimov, born 2 November 1990) is an Azerbaijani judoka. He has competed at the 2012 and 2016 Olympics and won a silver medal in 2016.[1][2][3]

He also won a gold medal at the 2009 European Youth Championship in Yerevan, after defeating Lukáš Krpálek in the final.[4][5] He later lost to Krpálek in the finals of the 2014 European Championships and of the 2016 Olympics.[1]


  1. ^ a b c Elmar Gasimov Archived 2016-08-15 at the Wayback Machine. rio2016.com
  2. ^ Elmar Qasımov. sports-reference.com
  3. ^ Elmar Gasimov. JudoInside.com
  4. ^ Azimov, Rustam (15 September 2009). "Чемпион Европы по дзюдо: "Мы смогли поднять Ереван ради азербайджанского гимна"". www.1news.az. Archived from the original on 14 July 2014. Retrieved 9 June 2014.
  5. ^ "Откровения азербайджанского журналиста о поездке в Ереван". www.trend.az. 17 September 2009.