Otarsultanov of Russia wins Olympic wrestling gold
Friday, August 10, 2012
LONDON (AP) -- Dzhamal Otarsultanov of Russia won Olympic wrestling gold Friday in men's 55-kilogram freestyle, beating Vladimer Khinchegashvili of Georgia to give the Russians four wrestling golds at the London Games.
Otarsultanov, a three-time European champion, beat Russian star Viktor Lebedev for his country's spot at 55 kilograms. Otarsultanov then came through with his first Olympic gold by downing the 21-year-old Khinchegashvili 1-0, 4-3.