Yogeshwar Dutt: Profile 2012 London Olympics

Last Updated: Jul 17, 2012, 14:30 PM IST

Zeenews Sports Bureau

Full Name: Yogeshwar Dutt

Born: 11 Decemeber 1982 (29 years)

Weight: 60kg

Sports: Wrestling (Freestyle)

London 2012 will be Yogeshwar Dutt’s third Olympic appearance and the wrestler will be keen to win a medal at the prestigious event.

Dutt first won a gold medal at the 2003 Commonwealth Championships and repeated the feat at the 2010 Commonwealth Games in Delhi.

During the 2008 Beijing Games, he made it to the quarters where he lost to Kenichi Yumoto of Japan 3-6.

He qualified for the London Games by winning a silver medal at an Asian qualification tournament in Kazakhstan where he lost to Iranian Mahmoud Masoud Esmaeilpour Jouybari in the final.