Hanser Meoque

Hanser Lenier Meoque Lugones (born October 24, 1987 in Pinar del Río) is an amateur Cuban Greco-Roman wrestler, who competes in the men's lightweight category (60 kg).[1][2] He won a bronze medal in his division at the 2011 Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico.[3]

Hanser Meoque
Personal information
Full nameHanser Lenier Meoque
Lugoñes
Nationality Cuba
Born (1987-10-24) 24 October 1987 (age 32)
Pinar del Río, Cuba
Weight60 kg (132 lb)
Sport
SportWrestling
Event(s)Greco-Roman
ClubCerro Pelado[1]
Coached byJulio Mendieta[1]

Meoque represented Cuba at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, where he competed in the men's 60 kg class. He received a bye for the preliminary round of sixteen match, before losing to South Korean wrestler and former Olympic champion Jung Ji-Hyun, who was able to score nine points in two straight periods, leaving Meoque without a single point.[4][5]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Hanser Meoque". London 2012. Archived from the original on 30 April 2013. Retrieved 6 February 2013.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill; et al. "Hanser Meoque". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 6 February 2013.
  3. ^ Abbott, Gary (21 October 2011). "Betterman, Provisor win silver medals in Pan Am Games Greco-Roman wrestling". USA Wrestling. The Mat. Archived from the original on 18 August 2012. Retrieved 6 February 2013.
  4. ^ "Men's 60kg Greco-Roman Round of 16 Finals". London 2012. Retrieved 14 January 2013.
  5. ^ "Mijaín demuestra su clase" [Mijaín shows his class] (in Spanish). Juvente Rebelde (Cuba). 6 August 2012. Retrieved 6 February 2013.

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