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Besik Kudukhov


Besik Kudukhov was one of the greatest freestyle wrestlers of all time competing for Russia between the 55kg and 60kg weight class. During his time he was able to win 4 World Titles.

Kudukhov was known for his high paced and explosive offense that he used to dominate his opponents consistently.

Besik was killed in a car crash back in December of 2013.



2003 Cadet World Champion (50kg)


2005 Junior World Champion (55kg)


2006 World Silver Medalist (55kg)

2007 World Champion (55kg)

2009 World Champion (60kg)

2010 World Champion (60kg)

2011 World Champion (60kg)


2008 Olympic Bronze Medalist (55kg)

2012 Olympic Silver Medalist (60kg)

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Akil Murugan
Akil Murugan
Senior Editor for Heavyweight Nation
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