born: January 12, 1988, the village of Buta, near Panagyurishte
Maria Oryashkova is also the most successful athlete in world sambo. She has won the world title six times and is a 10 times European champion.
And in the debut edition of the European Olympic Games in Minsk 2019 she won gold in sambo.
Oryashkova also competes in sumo and wrestling.