Zaur Uguev Biography

Zaur Uguev

Quick Facts About Zaur Uguev

Celebrated Name Zaur Uguev
Age 26 Years
Nick Name Zaur
Birth Name Zaur Rizvanovich Uguev
Birth Date 1995-03-27
Gender Male
Profession Freestyle Wrestler
Place Of Birth Khasavyurt, Khasavyurtovsky District, Dagestan
Birth Nation Russia
Nationality Russian
Famous For Two-time World Champion and four-time Russian Champion
Ethnicity Kumyk
Title Won Four Russian Championships and Two World Championships
Height 1.57 m (5 ft 2 in)
Weight 126 lbs (57 kg)
Body Type Athletic
Eye Color Hazel
Hair Color Dark Brown
Sexual Orientation Straight
Father Not Available
Mother Not Available
Marital Status Unmarried
Girlfriend Not Available
Residence Khasavyurt, Russia
Source of Wealth Wrestling (Prize money, bonuses, contracts, sponsorships, endorsements)
Net Worth Not Estimated
Career Best Win World Championship in 2018 and 2019
Coach Shem Shemeev
Current Club Mavlet Batirov's wrestling club
Links Instagram

Zaur Rizvanovich Uguev, professionally known as Zaur Uguev is a Russian wrestler who competes in freestyle events. Uguev is one of the popular and most accomplished Russian wrestlers who is a defending and two-time World Champion, having won in 2018 and 2019. He is also a four-time Russian Champion. He also won gold at the 2020 World Cup. He is representing Russia in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

What is Zaur Uguev Famous For?

  • Two-time World Champion.
  • Four-time Russian Champion. 

Where is Zaur Uguev From?

Zaur Uguev was born on 27 March 1995. His birth name is Zaur Rizvanovich Uguev. His birth place is in Khasavyurt, Khasavyurtovsky District, Dagestan in Russia. He holds Russian nationality. Information about his parents, siblings, and early life is not available at present. Any updates about his family will be updated here. He belongs to the Kumyk ethnicity. 

Zaur Uguev world champion

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Zaur Uguev Career

  • Zaur Uguev started wrestling at an early age. 
  • He became part of the Russian National Wrestling team in 2017. 
  • He became Russian champion after defeating Artem Grebekov by 3-1 in the final. 
  • He had defeated Ramazan Ferzaliev, Aryaan Tyutrin, Rasul Mashezov, and Dmitry Aksenov to reach the final.
  • With the win, he qualified for the 2017 Paris World Championships. 
  • In the same year, he won Ivan Yarygin Memorial champion defeating Artem Gebekov by 10-0 in the final. 
  • He won his second Ivan Yarygin Memorial defeating Azamat Tusukaev in 2018 final. 
  • He won a bronze medal at the 2017 European Championships. 
  • He won a silver medal at the 2018 European Championships after losing to Giorgi Edisherashvili in the final.
  • He became a Russian champion for the second time after he defeated Dondook-ul Kuresh-ul in the final. He won by 8-1 in the final. 
  • With the win, he qualified for the 2018 World Championships.
  • He won his first World Championship after he defeated Nurislam Sanayev in the final. He defeated Mihran Jaburyan in the round of 16, Reineri Andreu Ortega in the quarterfinal, and Yuki Takahashi in the semifinal to reach the finals. He won the final despite suffering a knee injury in the semi-final.

Zaur Uguev world cup

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  • He won a Bronze at the 2019 European Games. 
  • The win qualified him for the 2019 World Championships as well. 
  • He defeated reigning European Games champion, Mahir Amiraslanov in the round of 32, Erdenebatyn Bekhbayar in the round of 16, Reza Atri in the quarterfinal, and Ravi Kumar in the semifinal to reach the World Championship final. 
  • He defended his World Championship title after he defeated Suleyman Atli in the final. 
  • He also won gold at the 2019 Ali Aliyev Memorial. 
  • In 2020, he won gold at the 2020 Individual World Cup. 
  • He also became Russian Champion for the third time after he won gold at the 2020 Russian Championships. 
  • He became a four-time Russian Champion after he defended his Russian Championship title in 2021. 
  • He represented Russia in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. 
  • He reached the men's 57 kg final where he will meet India's Ravi Dahiya of India. 

Zaur Uguev Russian Champion

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Who is Zaur Uguev Wife?

Zaur Uguev is reportedly unmarried. He has maintained a low profile regarding his personal life. It is not clear whether he is married or not. If unmarried, he might be dating someone at present. Any updates about his dating and relationships will be updated here. He lives in Khasavyurt, Russia.

How tall is Zaur Uguev?

Zaur Uguev stands at a height of 1.57 m i.e. 5 feet and 2 inches tall. He has a body weight of 126 lbs i.e. 57 kg. He has an athletic body build. His eye color is hazel and his hair color is dark brown. His sexual orientation is straight. 

What is Zaur Uguev Net Worth?

Zaur Uguev earns from his professional career as a freestyle wrestler. His income comes from prize money, bonuses, contracts, sponsorships, and endorsements. He is a two-time World champion and four-time Russian champion. He is one of the successful freestyle wrestlers from Russia. His net worth is not estimated at present. 

Did You Know?

  • He is of Kumyk descent.
  • His coach is Shem Shemeev.
  • He has a Grand Master of Sport in Freestyle Wrestling.