Valeria Koblova

Valeria Sergeyevna Koblova, née Zholobova (Russian: Валерия Сергеевна Коблова; born 9 October 1992, in Moscow Oblast) is a Russian freestyle wrestler.[1] She competed in the freestyle 55 kg event at the 2012 Summer Olympics; she advanced to the bronze medal match, where she was defeated by Yuliya Ratkevich.[2] At the 2014 World Wrestling Championships she lost in the final match to 10-time World champion and 4-time Olympic champion Kaori Icho. At the 2016 Summer Olympics she lost in the gold medal match to Kaori Icho. She is Grand Master of Sports in freestyle wrestling.

Valeria Sergeyevna Koblova (Zholobova)
Валерия Сергеевна Коблова (Жолобова)
Personal information
NationalityRussia Russian
Born (1992-10-09) October 9, 1992 (age 27)
Yegoryevsk, Moscow Oblast, Russia
ResidenceYegoryevsk, Moscow Oblast, Russia
Weight58 kg (128 lb).
CountryMoscow Oblast, Russia
Event(s)Freestyle wrestling
ClubYegoryevsk female wrestling team
Coached byOleg Chernov


  1. ^ "Valeriia Zholobova". London 2012. Retrieved 2012-08-19.
  2. ^ "Valeria Zholobova - Events and results". London 2012. Retrieved 2012-08-19.