Yelena Shalygina

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Yelena Shalygina
Medal record
Women's wrestling
Representing  Kazakhstan
Summer Olympics
Bronze medal – third place 2008 Beijing 63 kg
World Championships
Silver medal – second place 2010 Moscow 67 kg
Silver medal – second place 2007 Baku 63 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2009 Herning 63 kg
Asian Championships
Gold medal – first place 2012 Gumi 67 kg
Gold medal – first place 2009 Pattaya 67 kg
Silver medal – second place 2006 Almaty 63 kg
Silver medal – second place 2007 Bishkek 63 kg
Bronze medal – third place 2008 Jeju City 63 kg

Yelena Shalygina (born 15 December 1986 in Shymkent) is a Kazakh wrestler. She competed in the 63 kg weight class at the 2008 Summer Olympics, where she won a bronze medal.[1]

At the 2008 Summer Olympics, she lost to Alena Kartashova in the last 16, but because Kartashova reached the final, Shalygina was able to compete in the repechage where she beat Elina Vaseva and then Lise Golliot-Legrand to win her bronze medal.[2]

At the 2012 Summer Olympics she lost to Yuliya Ostapchuk in the first round.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b sports-reference.com
  2. ^ "2008 Olympic Results" (PDF). FILA. p. 21. Retrieved 21 June 2016.