Amateur wrestler Athlete Wrestler

Islam Tolba

Quick Facts

IntroOlympic wrestler
Is Wrestler
Athlete
Amateur wrestler
From Egypt
Type Sports
Gendermale
Birth 8 February 1989, Alexandria, Alexandria Governorate, Egypt
Age32 years

Biography

Islam Mohamed Abdelhafiz Tolba (Arabic: إسلام محمد عبد الحفيظ محمد طلبه‎‎; born February 8, 1989 in Alexandria) is an amateur Egyptian Greco-Roman wrestler, who played for the men’s middleweight category. Tolba represented Egypt at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, where he competed for the men’s 74 kg class. He lost the qualifying match to Croatia’s Neven Žugaj, who was able to score four points in two straight periods, leaving Tolba without a single point.