Natalia Vorobieva

Natalia Vitalyevna Vorobieva (Russian: Наталья Витальевна Воробьёва; born 27 May 1991 in Tulun, Irkutsk oblast, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union[1]) is a Russian wrestler, who competed at the 2012 Summer Olympics. Vorobieva reached the finals in the 72 kg category where she beat Stanka Zlateva of Bulgaria to win the gold medal.[2] She is also the holder of a number of titles at the youth levels. In the Golden Grand Prix Ivan Yarygin 2015 final match, Vorobyeva defeated Ochirbatyn Nasanburmaa of Mongolia. Vorobyeva has trained with UFC and M-1 Global MMA fighters, such as Khabib Nurmagomedov, Islam Makhachev, Vyacheslav Vasilevsky, Abubakar Nurmagomedov, Mikhail Malyutin, Ali Bagov.[3]

Natalia Vitalievna Vorobieva
Наталья Витальевна Воробьёва
Personal information
Full nameNatalia Vitalievna Vorobieva
Ethnicityhalf Lezgin - half Russian
Born (1991-05-27) May 27, 1991 (age 28)
Tulun, Irkutsk oblast, Russian SFSR, Soviet Union
Weight72 kg (159 lb)
69 kg (152 lb)
ClubFight Spirit Team
Coached byKamil Djiganchin, Dmitry Gerceglo


  1. ^ "Medal Count - Olympic Results & Medalists - IOC". Archived from the original on 2013-01-04.
  2. ^ "Olympics wrestling: Natalia Vorobieva stuns Stanka Hristova to win gold". Archived from the original on March 26, 2013. Retrieved August 9, 2012.
  3. ^ "Olympics champ with MMA fighter". Retrieved 6 September 2013.[permanent dead link]