Uzbekistan at the Olympics

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Uzbekistan at the
NOCNational Olympic Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan (in Uzbek and English)
Summer appearances
Winter appearances
Other related appearances
 Russian Empire (1900–1912)
 Soviet Union (1952–1988)
 Unified Team (1992)

Uzbekistan was first at the Olympic Games as an independent nation in 1994. They have been in every Games since then.

Before 1994 Uzbek athletes were part of the Soviet Union at the Olympics from 1952 to 1988. They were part of the Unified Team in 1992.

Uzbek athletes have won 20 medals at the Summer Olympic Games, mostly in wrestling and boxing. The nation has also won a single medal at the Winter Olympic Games.

The National Olympic Committee for Uzbekistan was formed in 1992.[1] The International Olympic Committee gave recognition in 1993.

Medalists[change | change source]

Medal Name Games Sport Event
11 Gold Lina Cheryazova 1994 Lillehammer Freestyle skiing Women's aerials
33 Bronze Karim Tulaganov 1996 Atlanta Boxing Men's light middleweight
22 Silver Armen Bagdasarov 1996 Atlanta Judo Men's middleweight
11 Gold Mahammatkodir Abdoollayev 2000 Sydney Boxing Men's light welterweight
22 Silver Artur Taymazov 2000 Sydney Wrestling Men's freestyle super heavyweight
33 Bronze Rustam Saidov 2000 Sydney Boxing Men's super heavyweight
33 Bronze Sergey Mihaylov 2000 Sydney Boxing Men's light heavyweight
11 Gold Artur Taymazov 2004 Athens Wrestling Men's freestyle super heavyweight
11 Gold Alexandr Dokturishvili 2004 Athens Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman welterweight
22 Silver Magomed Ibragimov 2004 Athens Wrestling Men's freestyle heavyweight
33 Bronze Bahodirjon Sooltonov 2004 Athens Boxing Men's bantamweight
33 Bronze Utkirbek Haydarov 2004 Athens Boxing Men's light-heavyweight
11 Gold Artur Taymazov 2008 Beijing Wrestling Men's freestyle 120 kg
22 Silver Soslan Tigiev 2008 Beijing Wrestling Men's freestyle 74 kg
22 Silver Abdullo Tangriev 2008 Beijing Judo Men's +100 kg
33 Bronze Rishod Sobirov 2008 Beijing Judo Men's 60 kg
33 Bronze Anton Fokin 2008 Beijing Gymnastics Men's parallel bars
33 Bronze Ekaterina Khilko 2008 Beijing Gymnastics Women's trampoline
33 Bronze Rishod Sobirov 2012 London Judo Men's judo 60 kg
33 Bronze Abbos Atoev 2012 London Boxing Men's boxing middleweight
11 Gold Artur Taymazov 2012 London Wrestling Men's freestyle 120 kg

Related pages[change | change source]

References[change | change source]

  1. "National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 2011-12-04.

Other websites[change | change source]

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