Rustam Kazakov

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Rustam Kazakov
Medal record
Representing the  Soviet Union
Men's wrestling
Olympic Games
Gold medal – first place 1972 Munich Greco-Roman Bantamweight

Rustem Kazakov (born 2 January 1947) is a former Soviet wrestler of Crimean Tatar heritage, Olympic Champion.

He competed at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich where he won a gold medal in Greco-Roman wrestling, the bantamweight class. He is also two times world champion in 1969 and 1971. [1]


  1. ^ "Profile: Rustem Kazakov". Retrieved 11 March 2009.