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Wrestling at the 1964 Summer Olympics

At the 1964 Summer Olympics, 16 wrestling events were contested, for all men. There were eight weight classes in Greco-Roman wrestling and eight classes in freestyle wrestling.[1]

Wrestling
at the Games of the XVIII Olympiad
1964 Olympics wrestling stamp of Japan.jpg
Wrestling at the 1964 Olympics on a stamp of Japan.
VenueKomazawa Gymnasium
Dates11 – 19 October
Competitors275 from 42 nations
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Contents

Medal summaryEdit

Greco-RomanEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Flyweight
details
Tsutomu Hanahara
  Japan
Angel Kerezov
  Bulgaria
Dumitru Pârvulescu
  Romania
Bantamweight
details
Masamitsu Ichiguchi
  Japan
Vladlen Trostyansky
  Soviet Union
Ion Cernea
  Romania
Featherweight
details
Imre Polyák
  Hungary
Roman Rurua
  Soviet Union
Branislav Martinović
  Yugoslavia
Lightweight
details
Kazım Ayvaz
  Turkey
Valeriu Bularca
  Romania
David Gvantseladze
  Soviet Union
Welterweight
details
Anatoly Kolesov
  Soviet Union
Kiril Petkov
  Bulgaria
Bertil Nyström
  Sweden
Middleweight
details
Branislav Simić
  Yugoslavia
Jiří Kormaník
  Czechoslovakia
Lothar Metz
  United Team of Germany
Light Heavyweight
details
Boyan Radev
  Bulgaria
Per Svensson
  Sweden
Heinz Kiehl
  United Team of Germany
Heavyweight
details
István Kozma
  Hungary
Anatoly Roshchin
  Soviet Union
Wilfried Dietrich
  United Team of Germany

FreestyleEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Flyweight
details
Yoshikatsu Yoshida
  Japan
Chang Chang-Sun
  South Korea
Ali Akbar Heidari
  Iran
Bantamweight
details
Yojiro Uetake
  Japan
Hüseyin Akbas
  Turkey
Aydin Ibrahimov
  Soviet Union
Featherweight
details
Osamu Watanabe
  Japan
Stancho Kolev
  Bulgaria
Nodar Khokhashvili
  Soviet Union
Lightweight
details
Enyu Valchev
  Bulgaria
Klaus Rost
  United Team of Germany
Iwao Horiuchi
  Japan
Welterweight
details
İsmail Ogan
  Turkey
Guliko Sagaradze
  Soviet Union
Mohammad Ali Sanatkaran
  Iran
Middleweight
details
Prodan Gardzhev
  Bulgaria
Hasan Güngör
  Turkey
Daniel Brand
  United States
Light Heavyweight
details
Aleksandr Medved
  Soviet Union
Ahmet Ayık
  Turkey
Said Mustafov
  Bulgaria
Heavyweight
details
Aleksandr Ivanitsky
  Soviet Union
Lyutvi Ahmedov
  Bulgaria
Hamit Kaplan
  Turkey

Participating nationsEdit

A total of 275 wrestlers from 42 nations competed at the Tokyo Games:[1]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Wrestling at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games". Sports Reference. Retrieved 26 March 2019.
  2. ^ "The Games of the XVIII Olympiad Tokyo 1964 The Official Report of the Organizing Committee". II part 2. 1964: 61–112. Retrieved 21 September 2015.

Coordinates: 35°37′29″N 139°39′39″E / 35.6248°N 139.6608°E / 35.6248; 139.6608