Kazakhstan free-style wrestler Tanatarov won bronze at Olympics 13 августа 2012, 14:20
Kazakhstan free-style wrestler Akzhurek Tanatarov. Photo courtesy of alasharena.kz
Kazakhstan’s Akzhurek Tanatarov, 66-kg weight division free-style wrestler, became a bronze prize-winner of the Olympic Games, Tengrinews.kz reports, citing Vesti.kz.
Tanatarov won over Turkey’s Ramazan Sahin with the score of 2:1 in the bronze medal playoff.
Earlier Kazakhstan wrestler beat Ukraine’s Andrey Kvyatkovskiy 2:0 in the 1/8 finals. Tanatarov prevailed 2:1 over Armenia’s David Safaryan in the quarterfinals bout. However Kazakhstan wrestler yielded the victory to India’s Sushil Kumar 1:2 in the semifinals.