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List of the greatest Olympic athletes from Azerbaijan, with photos when available. These are the best Azerbaijan Olympians of all time who have had the honor of representing their country at the prestigious Olympic games. Azerbaijan athletes from every era all have their place in the Olympic history books, but which Azerbaijan Olympian is the best of them all? You can decide who the greatest Olympic competitor from Azerbaijan is by how many medals they took back to their country, but that isn't the only factor that comes into play when considering who the best really is.

List features athletes like Movlud Miraliyev and Gaia Bassani Antivari.

This list answers the questions, "Who is the best Azerbaijan Olympian of all time?" and "Who are the greatest Olympians from Azerbaijan?"

America, Russia and Great Britain have the most Olympic medals out of every country that has been represented in the Olympics, but it doesn't mean that Olympic competitors from other nations don't deserve accolades as well. Vote for your favorite Azerbaijan Olympic athletes on this list, and downvote the ones that you don't think had a huge impact on Azerbaijan.

Mariya Vasilyevna Stadnik is an Ukrainian and Azerbaijani female wrestler. ...more

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Olympic Medalist Event: Women's Freestyle Wrestling^! Flyweight 48 kg

Olympic Country: Azerbaijan

Date Of Birth: 1988-06-03

Place Of Birth: Lviv, Ukraine, Lviv Oblast, Europe, Earth, + more

Olympic Sport: Freestyle wrestling

Nationality: Azerbaijan

Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Wrestling at the 2008 Summer Olympics - Women's Freestyle Flyweight

Olympic Medalist Games: 2008 Summer Olympics

Olympic Games Participant: 2008 Summer Olympics

Olympic Medals Won: Bronze medal

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Gaia Bassani Antivari is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Azerbaijan
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Gaia Bassani Antivari is an alpine skier who competed for Azerbaijan at the 2010 Winter Olympics, and 2014. She previously competed for the Caribbean nation of Grenada, and attempted to compete for them at the 2002 Winter Olympics. However she couldn't as the GOA did not submit paperwork. She ...more

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Olympic Country: Azerbaijan

Date Of Birth: 1978-07-08

Place Of Birth: Italy, Earth, Europe, European Union

Olympic Sport: Alpine skiing

Nationality: Azerbaijan

Weight: 60.0

Olympic Games Participant: 2010 Winter Olympics

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Jedrij Notz is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Azerbaijan
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Jedrij Notz is an Olympic Alpine skier. ...more

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Olympic Country: Azerbaijan

Date Of Birth: 1974-09-06

Place Of Birth: Switzerland, Earth, Europe, Western Europe, European Free Trade Association

Olympic Sport: Alpine skiing

Nationality: Azerbaijan

Weight: 80.0

Olympic Games Participant: 2010 Winter Olympics

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Elnur Mammadli is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Olympic Athletes from Azerbaijan
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Elnur Mammadli is an Azerbaijani judoka. He won the gold medal during the 2008 Beijing Olympics in the -73 kg division. In the final he beat the favorite Wang Ki-Chun. However, Wang suffered ribcage fracture when Brazil's Leandro Guilheiro hit him with an elbow in the quarterfinal. ...more

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Olympic Medalist Event: Men's Judo, 66 - 73kg (lightweight)

Olympic Country: Azerbaijan

Date Of Birth: 1988-06-29

Olympic Sport: Judo

Nationality: Azerbaijan

Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Judo at the 2008 Summer Olympics – Men's Lightweight 73 kg

Olympic Medalist Games: 2008 Summer Olympics

Olympic Games Participant: 2008 Summer Olympics

Olympic Medals Won: Gold medal

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