Summary: Russian Olympic wrestler who had competed in the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, Georgia and was recently honored as the Tuva Republic's athlete of the 20th century for his exploits in a traditional form of wrestling known as Khuresh.
Cause of Death: Homicide by strangulation
Born: May 28, 1972
Died: June 9, 2013
Location: Kyzyl, Tuva Republic, Russia