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Arsen Alakhverdiyev

Full name: Arsen Shakhlamazovich Alakhverdiyev
Original name: Арсен Шахламазович Алахвердиев
Gender: Male
Height: 5'1" (154 cm)
Weight: 115 lbs (52 kg)
Born: January 24, 1949 in Magaramkent, Respublika Dagestan, Russia
Affiliations: Burevestnik Makhachkala, Makhachkala (RUS)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Wrestling

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Arsen Alakhverdiyev took up wrestling in 1964 and competed in the freestyle flyweight class throughout his career. During his career, Alakhverdiyev won 1972 Olympic silver, 1973 World Championships silver and was three times European Champion (1972, 1973, 1975). He also won the World Cup in 1973 and took silver at the 1976 European Championships. Domestically, Alakhverdiyev won one Soviet title in 1975, silver four times (1972, 1974, 1976 and 1977) and bronze in 1971 at the Soviet Championships.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Men's Flyweight, Freestyle Soviet Union URS 2 Silver

Men's Flyweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BP
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Soviet Union URS Final Standings 2 1972-08-27
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Six 2T 1972-08-31 5,5
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Six Match #2 1 1972-08-31 Alakhverdiyev (URS) decision, Kumar (IND) 1,0
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Five 4 1972-08-30 4,5
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Five Match #1 1T 1972-08-30 Alakhverdiyev (URS) , Ciarnău (ROU) draw 2,0
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Four 4 1972-08-30 2,5
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Four Match #2 1 1972-08-30 Alakhverdiyev (URS) fall (7:43), Grassi (ITA) 0,0
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Three 5 1972-08-29 2,5
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Three Match #2 1 1972-08-29 Alakhverdiyev (URS) decision, Dorjzovdyn (MGL) 1,0
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Two 7 1972-08-28 1,5
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Two Match #4 1 1972-08-28 Alakhverdiyev (URS) decision, Castillo (PAN) 0,5
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round One 8T 1972-08-27 1,0
1972 Summer 23 München Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round One Match #3 1 1972-08-27 Alakhverdiyev (URS) decision, Arref (AFG) 1,0