- Born:9 September 1992 (24 years)
World Champion in judo Yeldos Smetov of Kazakhstan won the World Junior Championships U20 in 2010 in Agadir. He won the Asian Games in 2014 in Incheon. In 2015 he took his biggest crown with the world title at home in Astana against Rustam Ibrayev. In 2016 he won silver at the Grand Prix Düsseldorf. Olympic silver medallist in 2016 in Rio.