Iran at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Iran competed at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy. 25 athletes represented Iran in the 1960 Olympics.[1]

Iran at the
1960 Summer Olympics
State flag of Iran (1933–1964).svg
IOC codeIRI
(IRN used at these Games)
NOCNational Olympic Committee of Iran
Websitewww.olympic.ir (in Persian and English)
in Rome
Competitors25 in 5 sports
Flag bearerJafar Salmasi
Medals
Ranked 27th
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
3
Total
4
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

CompetitorsEdit

Sport Men Women Total
Athletics 1 1
Boxing 4 4
Shooting 1 1
Weightlifting 7 7
Wrestling 12 12
Total 25 0 25

Medal summaryEdit

Medal tableEdit

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Total
Weightlifting 1 1
Wrestling 1 2 3
Total 0 1 3 4

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Silver Gholamreza Takhti Wrestling Men's freestyle 87 kg
  Bronze Esmaeil Elmkhah Weightlifting Men's 56 kg
  Bronze Ebrahim Seifpour Wrestling Men's freestyle 52 kg
  Bronze Mohammad Paziraei Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 52 kg

Results by eventEdit

AthleticsEdit

Men[2]
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Rouhollah Rahmani Triple jump 14.70 30 Did not advance

BoxingEdit

Men[3]
Athlete Event 1/32 final 1/16 final 1/8 final Quarterfinal Semifinal Final Rank
Ezaria Ilkhanoff 51 kg Bye   Badrian (RHO)
W 4–1
  Botta (ARG)
L Walkover
Did not advance 9
Sadegh Aliakbarzadeh 54 kg Bye   Nasir (PAK)
L 1–4
Did not advance 17
Vazik Kazarian 63.5 kg Bye   Kelsey (GBR)
L 2–3
Did not advance 17
Amir Yavari 67 kg Bye   Cornejo (CHI)
W 3–2
  Drogosz (POL)
L 0–5
Did not advance 9

ShootingEdit

Open[4]
Athlete Event Elimination round Final
Score Rank Score Rank
Gholam Hossein Mobaser 50 m rifle 3 positions 471 71 Did not advance
50 m rifle prone 384 33 Q 567 50

WeightliftingEdit

Men[5]
Athlete Event Press Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Esmaeil Elmkhah 56 kg 97.5 100.0 132.5 330.0  
Ali Safa-Sonboli 60 kg 92.5 No mark
Henrik Tamraz 67.5 kg 112.5 105.0 130.0 347.5 14
Mohammad Ami-Tehrani 75 kg 117.5 120.0 155.0 392.5 6
Ebrahim Peiravi 75 kg Did not start
Mangashti Amirian 82.5 kg 120.0 120.0 150.0 390.0 10
Manouchehr Boroumand 90 kg Did not start

WrestlingEdit

Men's freestyle[6]
Athlete Event First round Second round Third round Fourth round Fifth round Sixth round Final round Rank
Ebrahim Seifpour 52 kg   Gröning (AUS)
W Fall
  Rantala (FIN)
W Fall
  Kropp (POL)
W Fall
  Zoete (FRA)
W Fall
  Aliyev (URS)
W Fall
  Bilek (TUR)
L Points
  Matsubara (JPN)
L Points
 
Mehdi Yaghoubi 57 kg   Akbaş (TUR)
D Points
  Mancini (SMR)
W Fall
  Im (KOR)
W Points
  Asai (JPN)
L Points
Did not advance Did not advance 7
Mohammad Khadem 62 kg   Rubashvili (URS)
L Fall
  Giani (USA)
W Points
  Kang (KOR)
W Fall
  Sato (JPN)
L Fall
Did not advance 8
Mostafa Tajik 67 kg   Ashrafuddin (PAK)
W Fall
  Şahin (TUR)
W Points
  Nazem (LIB)
W Fall
  Ries (RSA)
W Fall
  Valchev (BUL)
L Fall
  Wilson (USA)
L Points
4
Emam-Ali Habibi 73 kg   Choi (KOR)
W Fall
  Carlsson (SWE)
W Points
  Bashir (PAK)
W Points
  De Vescovi (ITA)
W Points
  Blubaugh (USA)
L Fall
Did not advance 4
Mansour Mehdizadeh 79 kg   Thomas (NZL)
L Fall
  Antonsson (SWE)
W Points
  Güngör (TUR)
D Points
Did not advance 12
Gholamreza Takhti 87 kg   Gunga (AFG)
W Fall
  Parsons (AUS)
W Fall
  Kawano (JPN)
W Fall
  Gurics (HUN)
W Fall
  van Zyl (RSA)
W Fall
  Atlı (TUR)
L Points
 
Yaghoub Ali Shourvarzi +87 kg   Ordman (RSA)
W Fall
  Dzarasov (URS)
L Fall
  Dietrich (EUA)
L Fall
Did not advance Did not advance 10
Men's Greco-Roman[7]
Athlete Event First round Second round Third round Fourth round Fifth round Sixth round Final round Rank
Mohammad Paziraei 52 kg   Mewis (BEL)
W Points
  El-Sayed (EGY)
L Points
  Hajduk (POL)
W Points
Bye   Kochergin (URS)
W Points
 
Ali Banihashemi 57 kg   Švec (TCH)
L Points
  Dora (YUG)
L Points
Did not advance Did not advance 17
Hossein Mollaghasemi 62 kg   Mäkinen (FIN)
W Points
  Gregório (POR)
W Fall
  Allen (USA)
W Points
  Şulţ (ROU)
W Points
  Vyrupayev (URS)
L Fall
Did not advance 6
Mansour Hazrati 79 kg   Punkari (FIN)
D Points
  Kormaník (TCH)
L Points
  Ayvaz (TUR)
L Points
Did not advance 14

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Iran at the 1960 Rome Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 21 September 2011. Retrieved 17 June 2011.
  2. ^ "The Games of the XVII Olympiad – Official Report Volume 2 – Part 1" (PDF). LA84 Foundation. 3 January 2011. p. 141. Retrieved 17 June 2011.
  3. ^ "The Games of the XVII Olympiad – Official Report Volume 2 – Part 2" (PDF). LA84 Foundation. 3 January 2011. pp. 148–198. Retrieved 17 June 2011.
  4. ^ "The Games of the XVII Olympiad – Official Report Volume 2 – Part 2" (PDF). LA84 Foundation. 3 January 2011. pp. 411–416. Retrieved 17 June 2011.
  5. ^ "The Games of the XVII Olympiad – Official Report Volume 2 – Part 2" (PDF). LA84 Foundation. 3 January 2011. pp. 330–353. Retrieved 17 June 2011.
  6. ^ "The Games of the XVII Olympiad – Official Report Volume 2 – Part 1" (PDF). LA84 Foundation. 3 January 2011. pp. 509–545. Retrieved 17 June 2011.
  7. ^ "The Games of the XVII Olympiad – Official Report Volume 2 – Part 1" (PDF). LA84 Foundation. 3 January 2011. pp. 473–499. Retrieved 17 June 2011.

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