Favorite athletes of Azerbaijan at the Olympic Games - Magomedrasul Madzhidov
Interesting facts about athletes of Azerbaijan who will represent us at the 2012 Summer Olympic Games
Magomedrasul Madzhidov, boxer
Birth date and place: 27/09/1986
Club Name: " Baku Fires"
Height: 190 cm/ 6'3"
Weight: +91 kg
Coach: Hajimurad Gaziyev
He won gold at the 2011 Baku world championships.
He was named the 2011 Elite Boxer of the Year by the International Amateur Boxing Association [AIBA]
He was named among the 10 best athletes of Azerbaijan in 2011
After 8 years Agasi Mammadov's success Magomedrasul Madzhidov won the second gold at the championships for our country.
President Ilham Aliyev congratulated the athlete and gave him a flat for the great success at the championships. President of Azerbaijan Boxing Federation Kamalladin Heyderov is also congratulated our boxer because of his great job at the championships and gave him 50 000 USD and a car as an award. Mahammad Ismayilov, head of the region where boxer was born also congratulated and gave a car ( Lada Priora) to Magomedrasulov.
In the history of Azerbaijan boxing there is not an olimpic champion. Magomedrasulov will try to break this barrier. The boxer is considered one of the favorites at the Olimpic Games. His main rival is Antony Joshua. Magomedrsulov won Antony with a slight difference in the final of the world championships. M.Madzhidov trusts himself and believes that he will bring the title of olympic champion to Azerbaijan.