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Wrestling at the 1972 Summer Olympics – Men's Greco-Roman 90 kg

The Men's Greco-Roman 90 kg at the 1972 Summer Olympics as part of the wrestling program at the Fairgrounds, Judo and Wrestling Hall.

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MedalistsEdit

Tournament resultsEdit

The competition used a form of negative points tournament, with negative points given for any result short of a fall. Accumulation of 6 negative points eliminated the wrestler. When only two or three wrestlers remain, a special final round is used to determine the order of the medals.

Legend
  • DNA — Did not appear
  • TPP — Total penalty points
  • MPP — Match penalty points
Penalties
  • 0 — Won by Fall, Passivity, Injury and Forfeit
  • 0.5 — Won by Technical Superiority
  • 1 — Won by Points
  • 2 — Draw
  • 2.5 — Draw, Passivity
  • 3 — Lost by Points
  • 3.5 — Lost by Technical Superiority
  • 4 — Lost by Fall, Passivity, Injury and Forfeit

Round 1Edit

TPP MPP Time MPP TPP
3 3   Roland Andersson (SWE)   Wayne Baughman (USA) 1 1
0 0   Håkon Øverby (NOR) 7:42   Günter Kowalewski (FRG) 4 4
2 2   Nicolae Neguţ (ROU)   Valery Rezantsev (URS) 2 2
1 1   Kimuchi Tani (JPN)   Jean-Marie Chardonnens (SUI) 3 3
4 4   Barend Kops (NED) 0:00   Josip Čorak (YUG) 0 0
2 2   Lothar Metz (GDR)   Czesław Kwieciński (POL) 2 2
3 3   Stoyan Ivanov (BUL)   József Pércsi (HUN) 1 1

Round 2Edit

TPP MPP Time MPP TPP
7 4   Roland Andersson (SWE) 7:03   Håkon Øverby (NOR) 0 0
5 4   Wayne Baughman (USA) 8:03   Günter Kowalewski (FRG) 0 4
2 0   Nicolae Neguţ (ROU) 0:52   Kimuchi Tani (JPN) 4 5
2 0   Valery Rezantsev (URS) 2:59   Jean-Marie Chardonnens (SUI) 4 7
1 1   Josip Čorak (YUG)   Lothar Metz (GDR) 3 5
3 1   Czesław Kwieciński (POL)   Stoyan Ivanov (BUL) 3 6
1   József Pércsi (HUN) Bye
4   Barend Kops (NED) DNA

Round 3Edit

TPP MPP Time MPP TPP
1.5 0.5   József Pércsi (HUN)   Wayne Baughman (USA) 3.5 8.5
2 2   Håkon Øverby (NOR)   Nicolae Neguţ (ROU) 2 4
8 4   Günter Kowalewski (FRG) 0:00   Valery Rezantsev (URS) 0 2
5 0   Kimuchi Tani (JPN) 1:58   Lothar Metz (GDR) 4 9
3 2   Josip Čorak (YUG)   Czesław Kwieciński (POL) 2 5

Round 4Edit

TPP MPP Time MPP TPP
2.5 1   József Pércsi (HUN)   Håkon Øverby (NOR) 3 5
8 4   Nicolae Neguţ (ROU) 7:36   Josip Čorak (YUG) 0 3
2 0   Valery Rezantsev (URS) 1:24   Kimuchi Tani (JPN) 4 9
5   Czesław Kwieciński (POL) Bye

Round 5Edit

TPP MPP Time MPP TPP
5 0   Czesław Kwieciński (POL) 2:04   József Pércsi (HUN) 4 6.5
9 4   Håkon Øverby (NOR) 1:39   Valery Rezantsev (URS) 0 2
3   Josip Čorak (YUG) Bye

FinalEdit

Results from the preliminary round are carried forward into the final (shown in yellow).

TPP MPP Time MPP TPP
2   Josip Čorak (YUG)   Czesław Kwieciński (POL) 2
5 3   Josip Čorak (YUG)   Valery Rezantsev (URS) 1
5 3   Czesław Kwieciński (POL)   Valeri Rezantsev (URS) 1 2

Final standingsEdit

ReferencesEdit