AKHTAR Doli < Back  
Sport Swimming
CGA Bangladesh   
Gender Women
Born 15 Jan 1986
Height1.58 m
Weight 56 kg
Human Interest
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She started swimming in 1997 when she was eleven years old.
Name of coach Md. Golam Mostafa
Training Regime She trains together with Md. Rubel Rana at the National Swimming Complex in Mirpur.
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement She is very proud to be a three-time Olympian. (chinaview.cn, 30 Jul 2008)
Other information THREE-TIME OLYMPIAN WILD CARD
She competed in her first Olympic Games in 2000 in the 100m backstroke when she was 14. She also appeared in the 2004 and 2008 Olympic Games competing in the 50m freestyle. On all three occasions she participated thanks to a wild card qualification. (sports-reference.com, 11 May 2010, parklanevacationclubs.com, 09 Jul 2010)

LONE BANGLADESHI
She was the sole athlete from Bangladesh to compete at the 2009 FINA World Swimming Championship in Rome. (nation.ittefaq.com, 18 Jul 2009)