Abdulrashid Sadulayev (freestyle wrestling): photo and biography

Abdulrashid Sadulayev, whose biography is described inthis article - a Russian athlete, Honored Master of Sports of the Russian Federation, a freestyle wrestler. Became the world champion in 2014 and 2015. In 2016 he won the title of Olympic champion and World Cup among juniors. In 2014, he won gold at the World Championships. In 2015 he won the European Games. And twice became the champion of Russia (in 2014 and 2015). The weight category of Sadulayev is up to 86 kilograms.


Abdulrashid Sadulayev (freestyle wrestling) was born on 09.05.1996 in Dagestan, in the village of Tsurib. There he spent his childhood. Abdulrashid was an unregulated child. Energy "beat over the edge." His character was uncompromising since childhood. And the parents decided to direct the energy of the son in the right direction. After consulting, they recorded it in the sports section.

First Sports Achievements

On free-style wrestling Abdulrashid got into 10 years. The older brother wrote it down in the section. The first coach of Abdulrachid was Magomed Magomedov. Freestyle wrestling proved to be an ideal discipline for a young athlete. It took only three years of training, and Abdulrashid won the regional championship among schoolchildren. As a result, I received the first prize money - three hundred rubles.

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He took the reward to his mother. But for himself, he concluded that a favorite occupation can be done simultaneously as a profession, devote himself to the sport completely. And this makes a living.

The Russian Tank

Abdulrachid began to give training to allfree time. His dream has become clear - to become an absolute champion. In sparring, he was always unyielding and purposeful. And as a result, after the victory won among juniors, he was given the nickname "Russian Tank".

At this time, Abdulrashid Sadulayev, free-style wrestlingfor whom he became the main and only hobby and profession, he trained already in one of the best Dagestan sports clubs. He was coached by Shamil Omarov. True, one road to the sports club took almost two hours daily. But this circumstance did not become an obstacle for Sadulayev.

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Victory and champion titles

In 2012 Abdulrashid Sadulayev (freestyle wrestling) won all competitions among juniors. And not only on the Russian, but also on the international arena. Despite the fact that Abdulrachid could still perform for a long time among juniors, he decided to try himself in the adult category.

And immediately won bronze at the competitions in Baku. In 2014, the council of coaches of the Dagestan national team included Abdulrachid in the upcoming tournament in advance. And he justified his hopes, winning the Grand Prix and defeating all the previous favorites in turn. A couple of months later, in Finandy, Abdulrachid became the champion of Europe. He measured strength with the strongest fighters.

As a result, in a short time, Abdulrachid alreadywon twelve gold medals in the most prestigious competitions. Many fights were finished ahead of schedule. In 2015, the title of the best Russian athlete, according to the project "Golden Pedestal", was given to Abdulrashid Sadulayev.

Olympics - an important event in the life of everyoneathlete. But the coaching staff was so confident in the victory that Abdulrachid (the only freestyle wrestler) was released from the preliminary selection for the 2016 Olympic Games. As a result, he once again proved that he is the best fighter, having won gold.

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For the victory in 2015, Ziyavudin Magomedov (also a Russian businessman), the chairman of the Board of Directors of Sumy Group, presented Abdulrachid with a brand-new Mercedes Gelendvagen.

Personal life

Abdulrashid Sadulayev, freestyle wrestling for whombecame not only a hobby, but also the main profession in life, gives almost all of his free time to sports. He is only 20 years old and for the family life the athlete is still young. Yes, and the schedule of training is so tight that there is simply no time for serious relationships.

And part of his free time is Abdulrachidallocates for rest "for the soul." It's billiards or computer games. The athlete likes to see and various team matches. But most of them attract him to basketball and football.

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