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Esen Kaliev

Powerlifting

Biography

Further personal information

Family
Son Bakyt, daughter Yasmina
Residence
Bishkek, KGZ

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport at age 17.
Why this sport?
Coach Adnan Dzhabrailov met him in the street and invited him to attend a training session.

General interest

Awards and honours
He was named the Best Paralympic Athlete of the Year in 2012, 2015 and 2016 in Kyrgyzstan. (sport.kg, 25 Dec 2012; ru.sputnik.kg, 25 Dec 2015; slovo.kg, 18 Jan 2017)

He holds the title of Master of Sport of International Class in Kyrgyzstan. (gov.kg, 01 Feb 2017)
Other information
DOPING BAN
In March 2019 he was suspended for four years by the International Paralympic Committee after breaking anti-doping rules. He returned an adverse analytical finding for the banned substance methasterone metabolite in a sample provided in February 2018 while competing in the 2018 World Cup event in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. His suspension runs from May 2018 to May 2022. (bbc.co.uk, 29 Mar 2019; paralympic.org, 29 Mar 2019)

Results

Unit Date Rank
2010 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 52.00kg Final 2010-07-26 9999
London 2012 Paralympic Games (London, Great Britain)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -52 kg Final Round 2012-08-31 10
2014 IPC Powerlifting World Championships (Dubai, United Arab Emirates)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 54.00 kg MD Final 2014-04-06 10
Rio 2016 Paralympic Games (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's -54 kg Final Round 2016-09-09 5
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 59.00kg Final 2017-12-03 10