Ruslan Tsarev

Ruslan Tsarev (born 16 July 1991) is a Russian Greco-Roman wrestler from Kyrgyzstan. He competed at the 2016 Olympics, where he was eliminated in the round of 16 by Tarek Benaissa. At the Asian championships he won a gold, a silver and a bronze medal in 2014–2016.[2]

Ruslan Tsarev
Ruslan Tsarev 2017.jpg
Tsarev at the 2017 Islamic Solidarity Games
Personal information
Born16 July 1991 (1991-07-16) (age 29)
Height170 cm (5 ft 7 in)[1]
SportGreco-Roman wrestling
ClubBerkut, Bishkek[2]
Coached byFarchad Ushurov[2]

In 2020, he won one of the bronze medals in the 72 kg event at the 2020 Individual Wrestling World Cup held in Belgrade, Serbia.[3][4]


  1. ^ "Ruslan Tsarev". Rio 2016. Archived from the original on 22 September 2016. Retrieved 2 October 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. ^ a b c Tsarev, Ruslan (KGZ).
  3. ^ Iveson, Ali (13 December 2020). "Russians dominate Greco-Roman competition at UWW Individual World Cup". Archived from the original on 14 December 2020. Retrieved 14 December 2020.
  4. ^ "2020 Individual Wrestling World Cup Results Book" (PDF). United World Wrestling. Archived (PDF) from the original on 18 December 2020. Retrieved 18 December 2020.