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Mariya Stadnik
Mariya Stadnik at the 2016 Summer Olympics, Women's Freestyle Wrestling 48 kg awarding ceremony 2.jpg
Mariya Stadnik in 2016
Personal information
Native name Марія Василівна Стадник
Full name Mariya Vasylivna Stadnyk
Born 3 June 1988 (1988-06-03) (age 33)
Lviv, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union
Height 157 cm
Weight 50 kg

Mariya Stadnik (Ukrainian: Марія Василівна Стадник; Mariya Vasylivna Stadnyk; born 3 June 1988) is a Ukrainian (until 2007) and Azerbaijani (since 2007) female wrestler. She is a four-time Olympic medalist.

Personal life

Stadnik was born on 3 June 1988 in Lviv, Ukrainian SSR, Soviet Union. She is married to Ukrainian wrestler Andriy Stadnik. Her sister-in-law, Yana Rattigan, competes in the same weight category as Mariya.

Career

In 2006, Stadnik was disqualified for a period of one year for failing a doping test in 2006.

Competing in the freestyle – 48 kg weight class, she won gold at the 2008 European Championships in Tampere and bronze at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing.

Stadnik went on to win gold at the 2009 European Championships in Vilnius, the 2009 World Championships in Herning, the 2019 World Championships in Nur-Sultan, and the 2011 European Championships in Dortmund. At the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, she was awarded the silver medal.

She won silver at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

In 2018, she won the silver medal in the women's 50 kg event at the Klippan Lady Open in Klippan, Sweden. In 2021, she won the gold medal in her event at the 2021 Poland Open held in Warsaw, Poland.

At the Summer Olympics

Olympic Games Event Qualification Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Final / BM
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2008 Beijing −48 kg BYE  Huynh (CAN)
L 3–4, 0–2
BYE Repechage
 Kim (KOR)
W 1–0, 3–2
BYE 3rd place match
 Bakatyuk (KAZ)
W 2–1, 8–0
Bronze medal icon.svg
2012 London −48 kg BYE  Chun (USA)
W 3–0 PO
 Matkowska (POL)
W 3–1 PP
 Merleni (UKR)
W 3–0 PO
BYE  Obara (JPN)
L 3–1 PP
2
2016 Rio de Janeiro −48 kg BYE  Bermúdez (ARG)
W 4–0 ST
 Matkowska (POL)
W 4–0 ST
 Yankova (BUL)
W 5–0 VT
BYE  Tosaka (JPN)
L 2–3 VT
2
2020 Tokyo −50 kg 3
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