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Country: Turkey

About Koca Yusuf
Youssuf Ishmaelo, (January 1 1857-July 4, 1898) was a Turkish professional wrestler who competed in Europe and the United States as Yusuf Ismail, the Terrible Turk during the 1890s. Widely known for his massive size and brute strength, he was recognized as one of the top three strongmen in the world by Alan Calvert, pioneer of American weight training, and photographer Edmond Desbonnet during the turn of the century. Prior to his arrival in the United States, he remained undefeated in his near four-year career and successfully challenged Evan "Strangler" Lewis for the American Heavyweight Championship in 1898. Ishmaelo was the original wrestler to be known as "the Terrible Turk", however several others also used the name throughout the first half of the 20th century.

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1. Derya Büyükuncu 227733
2. Elvan Abeylegesse 23693
3. Koca Yusuf 9112
4. Halil Akkaş 7760
5. Kurtdereli Mehmet 6390
6. İpek Şenoğlu 3365
7. Naim Süleymanoğlu 3315
8. Yaşar Doğu 2164
9. Kenan Sofuoğlu 1341
10. Süreyya Ayhan Kop 1124

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28. Vishvanathan Anand 13145
29. Steve Backley 11838
30. Gholamreza Takhti 10894
31. Maria Sharapova 9429
32. Koca Yusuf 9112
33. Yordan Yovchev 9092
34. Salim Iles 8954
35. Swara Muhammad 8505
36. Wasim Akram 8482

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1 Turkey 339 7924659
2 Brazil 111 4682214
3 South Korea 78 1701581
4 Portugal 64 274012
5 India 45 3677858
6 Germany 32 70955
7 Poland 21 403105
8 United States of America 16 1418683
9 Iran 11 4153707
10 Macedonia 11 949365
11 Serbia 10 208765
12 Ukraine 7 227535
13 United Kingdom 7 885257
14 Israel 6 66307
15 Syria 5 1387169
16 France 4 83738
17 Bulgaria 3 322556
18 Bosnia and Herzegovina 2 359690
19 Lebanon 2 540684
20 Sri Lanka 1 8526
21 Sudan 0 147
22 Suriname 0 0
23 Swaziland 0 0
24 Sweden 0 22247
25 Switzerland 0 603121
26 United Arab Emirates 0 16055
27 Turkmenistan 0 4
28 Uganda 0 2
29 Uruguay 0 506
30 Uzbekistan 0 1
31 Vanuatu 0 0
32 Venezuela 0 740
33 Vietnam 0 0
34 Western Sahara 0 0
35 Yemen 0 112
36 Zambia 0 3
37 Zimbabwe 0 0
38 Colombia 0 12200
39 Tajikistan 0 17785
40 Thailand 0 1139
41 Tanzania 0 2
42 Togo 0 0
43 Tonga 0 0
44 Trinidad and Tobago 0 35
45 Tunisia 0 40344
46 Seychelles 0 0
47 Sierra Leone 0 0
48 Singapore 0 1
49 Slovakia 0 11880
50 Slovenia 0 57
51 Solomon Islands 0 0
52 Somalia 0 32
53 Somaliland 0 0
54 South Africa 0 267
55 Spain 0 83236
56 Lesotho 0 0
57 Liberia 0 3
58 Libya 0 143
59 Liechtenstein 0 0
60 Lithuania 0 35
61 Luxembourg 0 0
62 Macau 0 0
63 Puerto Rico 0 1384
64 Qatar 0 0
65 Romania 0 502453
66 Russia 0 1317700
67 Rwanda 0 0
68 Saint Kitts and Nevis 0 0
69 Saint Lucia 0 0
70 Samoa 0 0
71 San Marino 0 0
72 Sao Tome and Principe 0 0
73 Saudi Arabia 0 768544
74 Senegal 0 0
75 Italy 0 62101
76 Jamaica 0 8060
77 Japan 0 8819
78 Jordan 0 516961
79 Kazakhstan 0 228
80 Kenya 0 4
81 Kiribati 0 0
82 North Korea 0 0
83 Iraq 0 850012
84 Ireland 0 2249
85 Indonesia 0 43748
86 Kosovo 0 2950
87 Kuwait 0 63815
88 Kyrgyzstan 0 93
89 Laos 0 0
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94 Maldives 0 3
95 Mali 0 0
96 Malta 0 311
97 Mauritania 0 0
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99 Mexico 0 37800
100 Moldova 0 11059