Makharbek Khadartsev

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Makharbek Khadartsev
Medal record
Men's Freestyle wrestling
Olympic Games
Competitor for the  Soviet Union
Gold medal – first place 1988 Seoul Light heavyweight
Competitor for the Olympic flag.svg Unified Team
Gold medal – first place 1992 Barcelona Light heavyweight
Competitor for  Russia
Silver medal – second place 1996 Atlanta Light heavyweight
World Championships
Competitor for the  Soviet Union
Gold medal – first place 1986 90 kg
Gold medal – first place 1987 90 kg
Gold medal – first place 1989 90 kg
Gold medal – first place 1990 90 kg
Gold medal – first place 1991 90 kg
Competitor for  Russia
Silver medal – second place 1994 90 kg
Silver medal – second place 1995 90 kg
Bronze medal – third place 1993 90 kg

Makharbek Khasbiyevich Khadartsev (Russian: Махарбек Хазбиевич Хадарцев) (born 2 October 1964 in Suadag, Alagirsky District, North Ossetia) is a former Soviet wrestler who later competed for Russia, two times Olympic champion and five times world champion in Freestyle wrestling.

Olympics[edit]

Khadartsev competed at the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul where he received a gold medal in Freestyle wrestling, the light heavyweight class.[1]

He won a second gold medal at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona.[2]

Competing for Russia at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, he received a silver medal.[3]

World championships[edit]

Khadartsev won a gold medal at the 1986 FILA Wrestling World Championships in Budapest. He received gold medals also in 1987, 1989, 1990 and 1991.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "1988 Summer Olympics – Seoul, South Korea – Wrestling" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on 13 September 2008)
  2. ^ "1992 Summer Olympics – Barcelona, Spain – Wrestling" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on 13 September 2008)
  3. ^ "1996 Summer Olympics – Atlanta, United States – Wrestling" databaseOlympics.com (Retrieved on 13 September 2008)