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Azerbaijan at the 2008 Summer Olympics

Azerbaijan sent a team to compete at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, China. In total 44 Azerbaijani athletes went to Beijing, including 14 women.

Azerbaijan at the
2008 Summer Olympics
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg
IOC codeAZE
NOCNational Olympic Committee of the Azerbaijani Republic
Websitewww.noc-aze.org (in Azerbaijani) (in English)
in Beijing
Competitors44 in 10 sports
Flag bearer Farid Mansurov (opening)
Shahin Imranov (closing)
Medals
Ranked 40th
Gold
1
Silver
1
Bronze
4
Total
6
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Russian Empire (1900–1912)
 Soviet Union (1952–1988)
 Unified Team (1992)

Contents

MedalistsEdit

CompetitorsEdit

Sport Men Women Total
Athletics 2 0 2
Boxing 2 0 2
Equestrian 1 0 1
Gymnastics 0 8 8
Judo 5 1 6
Shooting 0 1 1
Swimming 1 1 2
Taekwondo 1 0 1
Weightlifting 5 0 5
Wrestling 13 3 16
Total 30 14 44

AthleticsEdit

Key
  • Note – Ranks given for track events are within the athlete's heat only
  • Q = Qualified for the next round
  • q = Qualified for the next round as a fastest loser or, in field events, by position without achieving the qualifying target
  • NR = National record
  • N/A = Round not applicable for the event
  • Bye = Athlete not required to compete in round
Men
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Ruslan Abbasov 100 m 10.58 5 Did not advance
Ramil Guliyev 200 m 20.78 2 Q 20.66 5 Did not advance

BoxingEdit

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Samir Mammadov Flyweight   Nhaila (MAR)
W 19–4
  Jongjohor (THA)
L 2–10
Did not advance
Shahin Imranov Featherweight   Jafarov (KAZ)
W 9–5
  Izoria (GEO)
W 18–9
  Torriente (CUB)
W 16–14
  Djelkhir (FRA)
L WO
Did not advance  

EquestrianEdit

Show jumpingEdit

Athlete Horse Event Qualification Final Total
Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round A Round B
Penalties Rank Penalties Total Rank Penalties Total Rank Penalties Rank Penalties Total Rank Penalties Rank
Jamal Rahimov Ionesco De Brekka Individual 1 =14 Eliminated Did not advance

GymnasticsEdit

RhythmicEdit

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Rope Hoop Clubs Ribbon Total Rank Rope Hoop Clubs Ribbon Total Rank
Aliya Garayeva Individual 17.875 16.850 17.625 16.850 69.200 7 Q 17.750 18.075 17.225 16.625 69.675 6
Dinara Gimatova 16.275 16.775 16.600 16.875 66.525 11 Did not advance
Athlete Event Qualification Final
5 ropes 3 hoops
2 clubs
Total Rank 5 ropes 3 hoops
2 clubs
Total Rank
Anna Bitieva
Dina Gorina
Vafa Huseynova
Anastasiya Prasolova
Alina Trepina
Valeriya Yegay
Team 15.575 15.875 31.450 8 Q 16.075 15.500 31.575 7

JudoEdit

Men
Athlete Event Preliminary Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Repechage 3 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Ramil Gasimov −66 kg Bye   Gadanov (RUS)
L 0101–0120
Did not advance
Elnur Mammadli −73 kg N/A   van Tichelt (BEL)
W 1000–0000
  Siamionau (BLR)
W 1001–0001
  Kim C-S (PRK)
W 0200–0000
  Maloumat (IRI)
W 1000–0000
Bye   Wang K-C (KOR)
W 1000–0000
 
Mehman Azizov −81 kg Bye   Bischof (GER)
L 0011–0020
Did not advance   Stevens (USA)
L 0001–0200
Did not advance
Elkhan Mammadov −90 kg N/A   Asranqulov (TJK)
W 0011–0000
  Nabiev (UZB)
W 0110–0010
  Tsirekidze (GEO)
L 0000–1000
Did not advance Bye   Mesbah (EGY)
L 0010–0011
Did not advance
Movlud Miraliyev −100 kg N/A   Azzoun (ALG)
W 1000–0001
  Zhorzholiani (GEO)
W 1010–0000
  Brata (ROU)
W 0110–0000
  Naidangiin (MGL)
L 0010–0120
Bye   Matyjaszek (POL)
W 0110–0001
 
Women
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Repechage 3 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Kifayat Gasimova −57 kg Bye   Sato (JPN)
L 0100–1001
Did not advance

ShootingEdit

Women
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Zemfira Meftahatdinova Skeet 63 15 Did not advance

SwimmingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Tural Abbasov 50 m freestyle 26.31 78 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Oksana Hatamkhanova 100 m breaststroke 1:20.22 46 Did not advance

TaekwondoEdit

Athlete Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage Bronze Medal Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Rashad Ahmadov Men's −80 kg   Sarhan (QAT)
W 5–0
  Michaud (CAN)
W 0–0 SUP
  Saei (IRI)
L 1–4
Bye   S Lopez (USA)
L 2–3
Did not advance 5

WeightliftingEdit

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank
Sardar Hasanov Men's −62 kg 128 =12 152 DNF 128 DNF
Afgan Bayramov Men's −69 kg 145 =10 175 7 320 7
Turan Mirzayev 146 =8 181 5 327 5
Intigam Zahirov Men's −85 kg 166 8 195 9 361 9
Nizami Pashayev Men's −94 kg 181 2 215 =5 396 5

WrestlingEdit

Key
  • VT - Victory by Fall.
  • PP - Decision by Points - the loser with technical points.
  • PO - Decision by Points - the loser without technical points.
Men's freestyle
Athlete Event Qualification Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Namig Sevdimov −55 kg Bye   Yang K-I (PRK)
W 3–1 PP
  Kim H-S (KOR)
W 3–1 PP
  Cejudo (USA)
L 1–3 PP
Bye   Velikov (BUL)
L 1–3 PP
5
Zelimkhan Huseynov −60 kg   Batirov (RUS)
L 0–3 PO
Did not advance   Quintana (CUB)
W 3–1 PP
  Ramazanov (MKD)
W 3–1 PP
  Mohammadi (IRI)
L 1–3 PP
5
Emin Azizov −66 kg   Sarrasin (SUI)
W 3–0 PO
  Spiridonov (KAZ)
L 0–3 PO
Did not advance 12
Chamsulvara Chamsulvarayev −74 kg Bye   Haidarau (BLR)
L 1–3 PP
Did not advance 15
Novruz Temrezov −84 kg   Chagnaadorj (MGL)
W 3–1 PP
  Yazdani (IRI)
W 5–0 VT
  Ketoev (RUS)
L 1–3 PP
Did not advance 7
Khetag Gazyumov −96 kg   Gucman (POL)
W 3–0 PO
  Aka-Akesse (FRA)
W 3–0 PO
  Kurbanov (UZB)
W 3–0 PO
  Muradov (RUS)
L 1–3 PP
Bye   Tibilov (UKR)
W 3–0 PO
 
Ali Isayev −120 kg Bye   Taymazov (UZB)
L 1–3 PP
Did not advance Bye   Rodríguez (CUB)
L 0–5 VT
Did not advance 14
Men's Greco-Roman
Athlete Event Qualification Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Rovshan Bayramov −55 kg Bye   Mohamed (EGY)
W 3–0 PO
  Hernández (CUB)
W 3–1 PP
  Amoyan (ARM)
W 3–1 PP
Bye   Mankiev (RUS)
L 1–3 PP
 
Vitaliy Rahimov −60 kg   Sheng J (CHN)
W 3–1 PP
  Diaconu (ROU)
W 3–1 PP
  Nazarian (BUL)
W 3–1 PP
  Tengizbayev (KAZ)
W 3–0 PO
Bye   Albiev (RUS)
L 0–3 PO
DSQ
Farid Mansurov −66 kg Bye   Vardanyan (UKR)
L 0–3 PO
Did not advance 19
Ilgar Abdulov −74 kg   Tüfenk (TUR)
W 3–1 PP
  Samurgashev (RUS)
L 0–5 VT
Did not advance 12
Shalva Gadabadze −84 kg Bye   Achouri (TUN)
W 3–0 PO
  Fodor (HUN)
L 1–3 PP
Did not advance Bye   Ma Sy (CHN)
L 1–3 PP
Did not advance 8
Anton Botev −120 kg   Saldadze (UZB)
W 3–1 PP
  Sjöberg (SWE)
L 0–3 PO
Did not advance 10
Women's freestyle
Athlete Event Qualification Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Mariya Stadnik −48 kg Bye   Huynh (CAN)
L 1–3 PP
Did not advance Bye   Kim H-J (KOR)
W 3–1 PP
  Bakatyuk (KAZ)
W 3–1 PP
 
Yelena Komarova −55 kg N/A   Golts (RUS)
L 0–3 PO
Did not advance 15
Olesya Zamula −63 kg Bye   Icho (JPN)
L 0–3 PO
Did not advance Bye   Miller (USA)
L 0–5 VT
Did not advance 16

See alsoEdit