Farhat Mustafin

Farhat Mustafin (born 7 September 1950),[1] also spelled Farkhat[2] or Farkhad,[3][4] is a Russian former wrestler of Volga Tatar descent who competed for the Soviet Union in the 1976 Summer Olympics[2] where he won a bronze medal in Greco-Roman wrestling as a bantamweight.[5]

Farhat Mustafin
Medal record
Men's Greco-Roman wrestling
Representing the  Soviet Union
Olympic Games
Bronze medal – third place 1976 Montreal Bantamweight (57 kg)

He is the father of Russian artistic gymnast and Olympic Gold medalist Aliya Mustafina.[2]


  1. ^ Farhat Mustafin at United World Wrestling
  2. ^ a b c Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Farkhat Mustafin". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 22 June 2012.
  3. ^ Farkhad MUSTAFIN at the International Olympic Committee
  4. ^ "Farkhad Mustafin". DatabaseOlympics.com. Archived from the original on 2012-10-24.
  5. ^ "1976 Summer Olympics / Wrestling". DatabaseOlympics.com. Archived from the original on 2008-09-17.