2016 European Wrestling Championships – Men's Freestyle 97 kg

The men's freestyle 97 kg is a competition featured at the 2016 European Wrestling Championships, and was held in Riga, Latvia on March 9.

MedalistsEdit

Gold Anzor Boltukaev
  Russia
Silver Ivan Yankouski
  Belarus
Bronze Erik Thiele
  Germany
Elizbar Odikadze
  Georgia

ResultsEdit

Legend
  • R — Retired
  • F — Won by fall

FinalEdit

Final
  Anzor Boltukaev (RUS) 11
  Ivan Yankouski (BLR) 0

Top halfEdit

Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals
  Magomedgadzhi Nurov (MKD) 4
  Erik Thiele (GER) 6
  Erik Thiele (GER) 5
  Nicolai Ceban (MDA) 1
  Egzon Shala  (ALB) 2
  Nicolai Ceban (MDA) 14
  Erik Thiele (GER) 2
  Ivan Yankouski (BLR) 3
  Micheil Tsikovani (GRE) 9
  Christian Valenzuela (ESP) 1
  Micheil Tsikovani (GRE) 0
  Ivan Yankouski (BLR) 9
  Sharif Sharifov (AZE) 0R
  Ivan Yankouski (BLR) 0

Bottom halfEdit

Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals
  Fatih Yasarli (TUR) 10
  Andranik Galstyan (ARM) 4
  Fatih Yasarli (TUR) 0
  Valeriy Andriytsev (UKR) 10
  Ragnar Kaasik (EST) 0
  Michael Manea (ROM) 0   Valeriy Andriytsev (UKR) 10
  Valeriy Andriytsev (UKR) 6   Anzor Boltukaev (RUS) 8
  Anzor Boltukaev (RUS) 11   Valeriy Andriytsev (UKR) 5
  Imants Lagodskis (LAT) 0   Anzor Boltukaev (RUS) 11
  Dragomir Stoychev (BUL) 0   Radosław Baran (POL) 0
  Radosław Baran (POL) 11   Anzor Boltukaev (RUS) 12
  Edon Shala (KOS) 3   Elizbar Odikadze (GEO) 0
  Jozef Jaloviar (SVK) 13   Jozef Jaloviar (SVK) 0
  Philipp Hutter (SUI) 0   Elizbar Odikadze (GEO) 11
  Elizbar Odikadze (GEO) 10

RepechageEdit

Repechage round 1 Repechage round 2 Bronze medals
        Sharif Sharifov (AZE) 0R     Erik Thiele (GER) 5
        Micheil Tsikovani (GRE) 0     Micheil Tsikovani (GRE) 1
  Imants Lagodskis (LAT) 1     Radosław Baran (POL) 1     Elizbar Odikadze (GEO) 3
  Radosław Baran (POL) 12     Elizbar Odikadze (GEO) 5     Valeriy Andriytsev (UKR) 1

ReferencesEdit