Karam Ibrahim Gaber ( Arabic: كرم إبراهيم جابر, born September 1, 1979 in Alexandria) is an Egyptian Greco-Roman wrestler. He won the gold medal in the Men's Greco-Roman 96 kg at the 2004 Summer Olympics, and won the silver medal at the 2003 World Championships. At the 2012 London Olympics he won a silver medal. He was suspended by  United World Wrestling for two years in August 2015, because of a "whereaouts failure" during his doping test.
Gaber won with a gap of 12 points (12-1) at the 2004 Olympics Greco-Roman finals. He competed against
Ramaz Nozadze of Georgia in an historic match. Gaber also won with a huge leap over Mehmet Özal in the semifinals with 11 points (11-0). This is the second gold medal for Egypt in Greco-Roman wrestling since 1928 Summer Olympics.
Gaber competed in a
mixed martial arts match against Kazuyuki Fujita (Greco-Roman Wrestling) at K-1's Dynamite event on December 31, 2004.
Egypt's flagbearer at the Opening Ceremony for the 2008 Olympics in Beijing. However, he failed to qualify for the quarter finals in Beijing. He won the silver medal at the 2012 Summer Olympics.
He was suspended by
United World Wrestling for two years in August 2015, because of a "whereaouts failure" during his doping test.
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