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Daniyar Kaisanov



Daniyar Kaisanov (born 18 July 1993) is a male Kazakhstani freestyle wrestler. He won the gold medal in the men's 74 kg event at the 2019 Asian Wrestling Championships held in Xi'an, China. In 2020 he also won the gold medal in the men's 74 kg event at the 2020 Asian Wrestling Championships held in New Delhi, India.

In 2018 he represented Kazakhstan at the 2018 Asian Games and he won the silver medal in the men's 74 kg event. In the final he lost against Bekzod Abdurakhmonov of Uzbekistan.

In 2019 he competed at the 2019 World Wrestling Championships in the men's 74 kg event. At the time he didn't win the bronze medal but he was awarded one of the bronze medals after Zelimkhan Khadjiev tested positive for doping. As a result he qualified to represent Kazakhstan at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan.