Asgarov of Azerbaijan wins Olympic wrestling gold
Toghrul Asgarov of Azerbaijan won the Olympic wrestling gold
medal in men’s 60-kg freestyle, upsetting Besik Kudukhov of Russia
Asgarov, the junior world champion from 2011, beat American
Coleman Scott in the semifinals and took down Kudukhov, the
four-time world champion, in the finals.
Kudukhov settled for bronze in Beijing and silver in London.
Scott won bronze for the U.S.