Russian Olympic wrestling champion Abdulrashid Sadulaev is due to return to training after recovering from COVID-19 last month.
Russian Olympic wrestling champion Abdulrashid Sadulaev has revealed that he had COVID-19, admitting that he previously underestimated the severity of the virus.
Russia's Abdulrashid Sadulaev has secured top seeding in the men's 97 kilograms division for the postponed Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games.
Russia won three of the five gold medals on offer on the penultimate day of competition at the European Wrestling Championships in Rome.
Sixteen wrestlers are set to return to defend their European Wrestling Championship titles, with competition getting under way tomorrow in the Italian capital of Rome.
Russian freestyle wrestler Abdulrashid Sadulaev has been suspended for four months after failing to adhere to a ban on wearing non-national team outfits during an award ceremony at this year's World Championships.
Olympic 86 kilograms gold medallist and defending champion Abdulrashid Sadulaev retained his 97kg title on the final day of the Wrestling World Championships in Nur-Sultan.