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Nasuh Akar (May 10, 1925May 18, 1984) was a Turkishmarker sports wrestler, who won the gold medal in the Bantamweight class of Men's Freestyle category at the 1948 Olympics.

He was born in the village Yiğitler (today Sorsavuş) of Boğazlıyanmarker district of Yozgat Provincemarker. Following his gold medal win at the 1948 London Olympics, Nasuh Akar became European and World champion. In 1952, he retired from active wrestling and served then as trainer.

He died on May 18, 1984. His wife Ayşe Akar succeeded him. A training sports hall in Eskişehirmarker, opened in 1994, is named after Nasuh Akar.


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