Jamaladdin Magomedov

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Jamaladdin Magomedov
Джамаладдин Магомедов
Personal information
Full name Jamaladdin Zaliyavich Magomedov
Nationality Russia Russian
Azerbaijan Azerbaijani
Ethnicity Dagestan Avar
Born (1989-03-14) 14 March 1989 (age 27)
Makhachkala, Dagestan ASSR, Russian SFSR
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 110 kg (243 lb)
Sport
Club Atasport Baku (AZE)[1]
Coached by Anvar Magomedgadzhiev
(Dagestan)[1]

Jamaladdin Gadzhievich Magomedov (Russian: Джамаладдин Магомедов; Azerbaijani: Camaləddin Məhəmmədov; born March 14, 1989 in Makhachkala) is a Russian-born naturalized Azerbaijani freestyle wrestler of Avar descent, who played for the men's super heavyweight category.[1][2] In 2011, Magomedov had won two bronze medals at the World Wrestling Championships in Istanbul, Turkey, and at the European Wrestling Championships in Dortmund, Germany.[3][4] He is also a member of Atasport Wrestling Club in Baku, and is coached and trained by Anvar Magomedgadzhiev of Russia.

Magomedov represented his current nation Azerbaijan at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, where he competed for the men's 120 kg class. He lost the qualifying match to Russia's Bilyal Makhov, who was able to score five points in two straight periods, leaving Magomedov without a single point.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Jamaladdin Magomedov". London 2012. Retrieved 24 December 2012. 
  2. ^ "Jamaladdin Magomedov". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 24 December 2012. 
  3. ^ Sesker, Craig (20 July 2012). "Olympic preview in freestyle wrestling at 120 kg/264.5 lbs.". USA Wrestling. The Mat. Retrieved 24 December 2012. 
  4. ^ Xosrovoglu, Nadir. "Europe thrown onto its shoulders". Region Plus (Azerbaijan). Retrieved 24 December 2012. 
  5. ^ "Men's 120kg Freestyle Qualification". London 2012. Retrieved 24 December 2012. 

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