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Popular Algeria Olympic Athletes

Updated June 8, 2017 1.8k views21 items

List of popular Algerian Olympic athletes, listed alphabetically with photos of the athletes when available. Famous Olympians from Algeria have achieved some of the highest honors in sports and Olympic history, as even being chosen to represent your country at the Olympics is something that most athletes will never get to experience. These competitors are the most prominent people from Algeria who have competed in the Olympics. Algeria has a long, proud history of competing in the Olympic games, and without these fierce athletes they never would have won any medals. List athletes range from Rabah Madjer to Mahmoud Guendouz.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the most famous Algerian Olympic athletes?" and "Who is the greatest Algerian Olympian of all time?"
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  • Abderrahmane Derouaz is a retired Algerian international footballer. He represented Algeria in the 1980 Summer Olympics....  more
    • Olympic Sport: Football
    • Olympic Country: Algeria
    • Nationality: Algeria
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Football at the 1980 Summer Olympics
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Men's football
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1980 Summer Olympics
    • Olympic Games Participant: 1980 Summer Olympics
  • Ali Fergani (Arabic: علي فرقاني‎) (born September 21, 1952) is an Algerian football manager and former player. He currently manages the Algeria A' national football team. He played in the midfield position as a playmaker....  more
    • Olympic Sport: Football
    • Olympic Country: Algeria
    • Date Of Birth: 1952-09-21
    • Place Of Birth: Onnaing,Nord-Pas de Calais,France,Europe,Western Europe
    • Nationality: France
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Football at the 1980 Summer Olympics
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Men's football
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1980 Summer Olympics
    • Olympic Games Participant: 1980 Summer Olympics
  • Amar Benikhlef (born 11 January 1982) is an Algerian judoka who competed in the middleweight division. He won the silver medal at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing....  more
    • Olympic Sport: Judo
    • Olympic Country: Algeria
    • Date Of Birth: 1982-01-11
    • Nationality: Algeria
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Judo at the 2008 Summer Olympics – Men's Middleweight (90 kg)
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Men's Judo, 81 - 90kg (middleweight)
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 2008 Summer Olympics
    • Olympic Games Participant: 2008 Summer Olympics
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    Bouzid Mahyouz

    Bouzid Mahiouz (born 13 January 1952) is a former Algerian international footballer. He played as a right back. He represented Algeria in the 1980 Summer Olympics....  more
    • Olympic Sport: Soccer
    • Olympic Country: Algeria
    • Date Of Birth: 1952-01-13
    • Place Of Birth: Algeria
    • Nationality: Algeria
    • Olympic Medalist Event Competition: Football at the 1980 Summer Olympics
    • Olympic Medalist Event: Men's football
    • Olympic Medalist Games: 1980 Summer Olympics
    • Olympic Games Participant: 1980 Summer Olympics