PLIEV Khetag < Back  
Sport Wrestling - Freestyle
CGA Canada   
Gender Men
Born 20 Feb 1984 in Alagir, RUS
Height1.83 m
Weight 96 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Toronto, ON, CAN
Languages English, Russian
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? He started the sport at age six in Russia.
Why this sport? He comes from a family of wrestlers and his father introduced him to the sport.
Club / Team Team Impact:
Name of coach Stan Tzogas, Kimin Kim
General Interest
Hobbies Sketching and spending time with family and friends. (Ossetians.com, 09 May 2012)
Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs Prays before a match. (Ossetians.com, 09 May 2012)
Sporting philosophy / motto "If God is with me, who is against me." (Ossetians.com, 09 May 2012)
Awards and honours In 2008 and 2009 he earned the outstanding wrestler award at Canada Cup of International Wrestling. (guadalajara.olympic.ca, 09 May 2012)
Other information RUSSIA TO USA TO CANADA
Born in Russia, he moved to the United States with his parents in 1998. After spending four years in the US he returned to Russia in 2002, but was unable to gain entry back into the United States. He then moved to Canada in 2005 and took citizenship there. (ossetians.com, 24 Aug 2010)