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Uzbekistan at the Olympics

Uzbekistan at the Olympic Games

Flag of Uzbekistan
IOC code  UZB
NOC National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan
Website www.olympic.uz (Uzbek) (English)
Olympic history
Summer Games
Winter Games
Other related appearances
Russian Empire (1900–1912)
Soviet Union (1952–1988)
Unified Team (1992)

Uzbekistan first participated at the Olympic Games as an independent nation in 1994, and has sent athletes to compete in every Games since then.

Previously, Uzbek athletes competed as part of the Soviet Union at the Olympics from 1952 to 1988, and after the dissolution of the Soviet Union, Uzbekistan was part of the Unified Team in 1992.

Uzbek athletes have won a total of twenty 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 created in 1992 and recognized by the International Olympic Committee in 1993.

Contents

  • Medal tables 1
    • Medals by Summer Games 1.1
    • Medals by Winter Games 1.2
    • Medals by summer sport 1.3
    • Medals by winter sport 1.4
  • List of medalists 2
  • See also 3
  • References 4

Medal tables

List of medalists

Medal Name Games Sport Event
 Gold Cheryazova, LinaLina Cheryazova 1994 Lillehammer Freestyle skiing Women's aerials
 Silver Bagdasarov, ArmenArmen Bagdasarov 1996 Atlanta Judo Men's middleweight
 Bronze Tulaganov, KarimKarim Tulaganov 1996 Atlanta Boxing Men's light middleweight
 Gold Abdoollayev, MahammatkodirMahammatkodir Abdoollayev 2000 Sydney Boxing Men's light welterweight
 Silver Taymazov, ArturArtur Taymazov 2000 Sydney Wrestling Men's freestyle super heavyweight
 Bronze Saidov, RustamRustam Saidov 2000 Sydney Boxing Men's super heavyweight
 Bronze Mihaylov, SergeySergey Mihaylov 2000 Sydney Boxing Men's light heavyweight
 Gold Taymazov, ArturArtur Taymazov 2004 Athens Wrestling Men's freestyle super heavyweight
 Gold Dokturishvili, AlexandrAlexandr Dokturishvili 2004 Athens Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman welterweight
 Silver Magomed Ibragimov 2004 Athens Wrestling Men's freestyle heavyweight
 Bronze Sooltonov, BahodirjonBahodirjon Sooltonov 2004 Athens Boxing Men's bantamweight
 Bronze Haydarov, UtkirbekUtkirbek Haydarov 2004 Athens Boxing Men's light-heavyweight
 Gold Taymazov, ArturArtur Taymazov 2008 Beijing Wrestling Men's freestyle 120 kg
 Silver Tangriev, AbdulloAbdullo Tangriev 2008 Beijing Judo Men's +100 kg
 Silver Tigiev, SoslanSoslan Tigiev 2008 Beijing Wrestling Men's freestyle 74 kg
 Bronze Fokin, AntonAnton Fokin 2008 Beijing Gymnastics Men's parallel bars
 Bronze Khilko, EkaterinaEkaterina Khilko 2008 Beijing Gymnastics Women's trampoline
 Bronze Sobirov, RishodRishod Sobirov 2008 Beijing Judo Men's 60 kg
 Gold Taymazov, ArturArtur Taymazov 2012 London Wrestling Men's freestyle 120 kg
 Bronze Atoev, AbbosAbbos Atoev 2012 London Boxing Men's boxing middleweight
 Bronze Sobirov, RishodRishod Sobirov 2012 London Judo Men's judo 60 kg

See also

References

  • "Olympic Medal Winners".  
  • "National Olympic Committee of the Republic of Uzbekistan". International Olympic Committee. Retrieved 2011-12-04. 
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