Rovshan Bayramov

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Rovshan Bayramov
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Medal record
Men's Greco-Roman Wrestling
Representing  Azerbaijan
Olympic Games
Silver medal – second place 2008 Beijing 55 kg
Silver medal – second place 2012 London 55 kg
World Championships
Silver medal – second place 2006 Guangzhou 55 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2009 Herning 55 kg
Gold medal – first place 2011 Istanbul 55 kg
Silver medal – second place 2015 Las Vegas 59 kg
European Championships
Bronze medal – third place 2006 Moscow 55 kg
Gold medal – first place 2007 Sofia 55 kg
Gold medal – first place 2008 Tampere 55 kg

Rovshan Bayramov (Azerbaijani: Rövşən Bayramov; born 7 May 1987, Baku, Azerbaijani SSR) is an Azerbaijani wrestler. He is a European and world champion in Greco-Roman wrestling. Moreover, he is a two-time Olympic silver medalist.

In the 2011 World Wrestling Championship held in Istanbul, he was a world champion adding a gold medal to the combination of the silver and bronze medals obtained in the previous world championships. In addition, Bayramov holds two European titles.

2008 Beijing Olympics[edit]

In the 2008 Beijing Olympics, Bayramov successfully reached the final having beaten Mostafa Mohamed (Egypt), Yagnier Hernández (Cuba), Roman Amoyan (Armenia), but lost to Nazyr Mankiev from Russia.

2012 London Olympics[edit]

In the 2012 London Olympics having beaten Mingiyan Semenov (Russia), Spenser Mango (USA), Li Shujin (China) and Choi Gyu-Jin (South Korea), Bayramov lost in the final against Hamid Sourian (Iran) and obtained his second silver Olympic medal in a row.