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Nurlan Babajanov

Powerlifting

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital

Further personal information

Residence
Baku, AZE
Occupation
Athlete
Languages
Azerbaijani, Russian

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up the sport in 2010 in Ganja, Azerbaijan.
Name of coach
Ilqar Ibishov [national], AZE; Natig Aliyev [personal], AZE, from 2010

International debut

Year
2017
Competing for
Azerbaijan
Tournament
World Cup
Location
Eger, HUN

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in the 97kg regional classification at the 2018 European Championships in Berck-sur-Mer, France. (Athlete, 19 Feb 2019)
Most influential person in career
His family, and coach Natig Aliyev. (Athlete, 19 Feb 2019)
Hero / Idol
Turkish weightlifter Naim Suleymanoglu. (Athlete, 19 Feb 2019)
Famous relatives
His younger brother Ali Babajanov has represented Azerbaijan in Para powerlifting. (pesifvg.com, 07 May 2017; 1news.az, 28 Oct 2016)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo. (Athlete, 19 Feb 2019)
Impairment
He has cerebral palsy. (Athlete, 03 Dec 2017)

Results

Unit Date Rank
Mexico City 2017 World Para Powerlifting Championships (Mexico City, Mexico)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Men's Up to 88.00kg Final 2017-12-06 13