2006 World Wrestling Championships

The 2006 World Wrestling Championships were held at the Tianhe Sports Center in Guangzhou, China. The event took place from September 25 to October 1, 2006.

2006 World Championships
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Host cityChina Guangzhou, China
Dates25 September – 1 October
StadiumTianhe Sports Center
Champions
Freestyle Russia
Greco-Roman Turkey
Women Japan
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Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Japan5128
2  Russia32611
3  China2305
4  United States2169
5  Iran2136
6  Ukraine2024
7  Bulgaria2013
8  Uzbekistan1023
9  Egypt1001
  Estonia1001
11  Georgia0415
12  Canada0202
13  Turkey0134
14  Belarus0123
  Cuba0123
16  Azerbaijan0112
17  Czech Republic0101
  Finland0101
  Kyrgyzstan0101
20  Poland0022
  Sweden0022
22  Armenia0011
  Denmark0011
  Germany0011
  India0011
  Italy0011
  South Korea0011
  Spain0011
Totals (28 nations)21214284

Team rankingEdit

Rank Men's freestyle Men's Greco-Roman Women's freestyle
Team Points Team Points Team Points
1   Russia 51   Turkey 39   Japan 67
2   Iran 44   Russia 34   China 41
3   United States 35   United States 34   Canada 30
4   Ukraine 33   Georgia 29   Russia 28
5   Uzbekistan 32   Iran 27   Belarus 24
6   Georgia 32   Ukraine 26   Germany 23
7   Belarus 23   Bulgaria 18   United States 22
8   Bulgaria 22   Hungary 16   Ukraine 22
9   Cuba 18   Finland 15   Poland 19
10   Azerbaijan 16   Belarus 15   Sweden 19

Medal summaryEdit

Men's freestyleEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
55 kg Radoslav Velikov
  Bulgaria
Besik Kudukhov
  Russia
Namig Abdullayev
  Azerbaijan
Sammie Henson
  United States
60 kg Morad Mohammadi
  Iran
Mike Zadick
  United States
Noriyuki Takatsuka
  Japan
Mavlet Batirov
  Russia
66 kg Bill Zadick
  United States
Otar Tushishvili
  Georgia
Geandry Garzón
  Cuba
Andriy Stadnik
  Ukraine
74 kg Ibragim Aldatov
  Ukraine
Ali Asghar Bazri
  Iran
Soslan Tigiev
  Uzbekistan
Donny Pritzlaff
  United States
84 kg Sazhid Sazhidov
  Russia
Revaz Mindorashvili
  Georgia
Reza Yazdani
  Iran
Zaurbek Sokhiev
  Uzbekistan
96 kg Khadzhimurat Gatsalov
  Russia
Giorgi Gogshelidze
  Georgia
Michel Batista
  Cuba
Ruslan Sheikhau
  Belarus
120 kg Artur Taymazov
  Uzbekistan
Kuramagomed Kuramagomedov
  Russia
Fardin Masoumi
  Iran
Ruslan Basiev
  Armenia

Men's Greco-RomanEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
55 kg Hamid Sourian
  Iran
Rovshan Bayramov
  Azerbaijan
Lindsey Durlacher
  United States
Park Eun-chul
  South Korea
60 kg Joe Warren
  United States
David Bedinadze
  Georgia
Bünyamin Emik
  Turkey
Vyacheslav Dzhaste
  Russia
66 kg Li Yanyan
  China
Kanatbek Begaliev
  Kyrgyzstan
Sergey Kovalenko
  Russia
Justin Lester
  United States
74 kg Volodymyr Shatskykh
  Ukraine
Marko Yli-Hannuksela
  Finland
Manuchar Kvirkvelia
  Georgia
Mark Madsen
  Denmark
84 kg Mohamed Abdelfatah
  Egypt
Nazmi Avluca
  Turkey
Aleksey Mishin
  Russia
Saman Tahmasebi
  Iran
96 kg Heiki Nabi
  Estonia
Marek Švec
  Czech Republic
Hamza Yerlikaya
  Turkey
Kaloyan Dinchev
  Bulgaria
120 kg Khasan Baroyev
  Russia
Mijaín López
  Cuba
Siarhei Artsiukhin
  Belarus
İsmail Güzel
  Turkey

Women's freestyleEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
48 kg Chiharu Icho
  Japan
Ren Xuecheng
  China
Iwona Sadowska
  Poland
Francine De Paola
  Italy
51 kg Hitomi Sakamoto
  Japan
Lyndsay Belisle
  Canada
Patricia Miranda
  United States
Alena Adashinskaya
  Russia
55 kg Saori Yoshida
  Japan
Mariya Yahorava
  Belarus
Minerva Montero
  Spain
Ida-Theres Karlsson
  Sweden
59 kg Ayako Shoda
  Japan
Su Lihui
  China
Alka Tomar
  India
Nataliya Synyshyn
  Ukraine
63 kg Kaori Icho
  Japan
Xu Haiyan
  China
Monika Rogien
  Poland
Helena Allandi
  Sweden
67 kg Jing Ruixue
  China
Martine Dugrenier
  Canada
Maria Müller
  Germany
Eri Sakamoto
  Japan
72 kg Stanka Zlateva
  Bulgaria
Kyoko Hamaguchi
  Japan
Elena Perepelkina
  Russia
Kristie Marano
  United States

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