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1982 World Wrestling Championships

The following is the final results of the 1982 World Wrestling Championships. Freestyle competition were held in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada and Greco-Roman competition were held in Katowice, Poland.

1982 World Freestyle Championships
Host cityCanada Edmonton, Canada
Dates11–14 August
Champions
Freestyle Soviet Union
1982 World Greco-Roman Championships
Host cityPoland Katowice, Poland
Dates9–12 September
Champions
Greco-Roman Soviet Union

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Soviet Union112417
2  Poland3216
3  East Germany2024
4  Bulgaria16411
5  Romania1315
6  United States1034
7  Sweden1001
8  Yugoslavia0123
9  Cuba0112
  Hungary0112
11  Canada0101
  Czechoslovakia0101
  Japan0101
  Turkey0101
15  South Korea0011
Totals (15 nations)20202060

Team rankingEdit

Rank Men's freestyle Men's Greco-Roman
Team Points Team Points
1   Soviet Union 55   Soviet Union 46
2   United States 28   Poland 31
3   Bulgaria 25   Romania 30
4   East Germany 23   Bulgaria 30
5   Japan 12   Yugoslavia 17
6   Iran 12   Hungary 13

Medal summaryEdit

Men's freestyleEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
48 kg Sergey Kornilayev
  Soviet Union
Ali Mehmedov
  Bulgaria
Šaban Trstena
  Yugoslavia
52 kg Hartmut Reich
  East Germany
Osman Efendiev
  Soviet Union
Joe Gonzales
  United States
57 kg Anatoly Beloglazov
  Soviet Union
Hideaki Tomiyama
  Japan
Stefan Ivanov
  Bulgaria
62 kg Sergey Beloglazov
  Soviet Union
Simeon Shterev
  Bulgaria
József Orbán
  Hungary
68 kg Mikhail Charachura
  Soviet Union
Raúl Cascaret
  Cuba
Eberhard Probst
  East Germany
74 kg Leroy Kemp
  United States
Dan Karabin
  Czechoslovakia
Yury Vorobiev
  Soviet Union
82 kg Taymuraz Dzgoev
  Soviet Union
Efraim Kamberov
  Bulgaria
Dave Schultz
  United States
90 kg Uwe Neupert
  East Germany
Clark Davis
  Canada
Viktor Batnia
  Soviet Union
100 kg Ilya Mate
  Soviet Union
Slavcho Chervenkov
  Bulgaria
Greg Gibson
  United States
+100 kg Salman Khasimikov
  Soviet Union
Adam Sandurski
  Poland
Andreas Schröder
  East Germany

Men's Greco-RomanEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
48 kg Temo Kasarashvili
  Soviet Union
Salih Bora
  Turkey
Bratan Tsenov
  Bulgaria
52 kg Benur Pashayan
  Soviet Union
Lyubomir Zekov
  Bulgaria
Bang Dae-du
  South Korea
57 kg Piotr Michalik
  Poland
Niculae Zamfir
  Romania
Vasily Fomin
  Soviet Union
62 kg Ryszard Świerad
  Poland
Roman Nasibulov
  Soviet Union
Panayot Kirov
  Bulgaria
68 kg Gennady Ermilov
  Soviet Union
István Péter
  Hungary
Ștefan Negrișan
  Romania
74 kg Ștefan Rusu
  Romania
Andrzej Supron
  Poland
Karolj Kasap
  Yugoslavia
82 kg Taymuraz Apkhazava
  Soviet Union
Ion Draica
  Romania
Jan Dołgowicz
  Poland
90 kg Frank Andersson
  Sweden
Atanas Komchev
  Bulgaria
Igor Kanygin
  Soviet Union
100 kg Roman Wrocławski
  Poland
Vasile Andrei
  Romania
Andrey Dimitrov
  Bulgaria
+100 kg Nikola Dinev
  Bulgaria
Refik Memišević
  Yugoslavia
Cándido Mesa
  Cuba

ReferencesEdit