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RIKHSIMOV Mukhammad
Sport Para athletics
NPC Uzbekistan   
GenderMen
Age24
Place of BirthBukhara, UZB
Height1.79 m
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
F42
Further Personal Information
Residence
Tashkent, UZB
Occupation
Athlete, Student
Languages
Russian, Uzbek
Higher education
Coaching - Bukhara State University: Uzbekistan
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up Para athletics in 2016 in Tashkent, Uzbekistan.
Why this sport?
"It was a challenge for me! So I didn't choose athletics, but athletics chose me."
Name of coach
Sardor Abdukholikov [national], UZB; Andrey Retunsky [personal]
Senior International Debut
Year
2017
Competing for
Uzbekistan
General Interest
Hobbies
Driving cars, mountain hiking. (Athlete, 29 Mar 2021)
Memorable sporting achievement
Winning bronze in shot put at the 2018 Asian Para Games in Indonesia. (Athlete, 29 Mar 2021)
Most influential person in career
His mother. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Hero / Idol
German shot putter David Storl. (Athlete, 06 Nov 2019)
Ambitions
To win gold medals at the 2020 Paralympic Games in Tokyo and the 2024 Paralympic Games in Paris, and to claim gold at the 2022 Asian Para Games in Hangzhou, People's Republic of China. (Athlete, 29 Mar 2021)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
6 2021 Shot Put F63 13.26
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
5 2019 Shot Put F63 13.49
Asian Para Games
Rank Year Event Result
3 2018 Shot Put F42/61/63 13.12