|Men's Freestyle wrestling|
|Gold||2012 London||Men's freestyle 84 kg|
|Bronze||2009 Herning||Men's freestyle 84 kg|
|Gold||2011 Istanbul||Men's freestyle 84 kg|
|Silver||2010 Baku||84 kg|
|Bronze||2011 Dortmund||84 kg|
Sharif Sharifov (born November 11, 1988 in Makhachkala) is a male wrestler from Azerbaijan of Dagestani origin. Sharifov finished first in the world championship and won bronze in the European championship. In 2012 Summer Olympics Sharif Sharifov won Olympic wrestling gold medal in 84-kilogram freestyle after defeating Puerto Rican Jaime Espinal.
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- "Azerbaijani wrestlers Sharif Sharifov, Maria Stadnik called best in the world". Mtoopall.com. 2012-02-09. http://www.mtoopall.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=61%3Aazerbaijani-wrestlers-sharif-sharifov-maria-stadnik-called-best-in-the-world-&lang=en. Retrieved 2012-05-28.
- CBS News. Sharif Sharifov of Azerbaijan wins Olympic wrestling gold medal in men's 84-kilogram freestyle