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Wrestling at the 1976 Summer Olympics – Men's freestyle 74 kg

The Men's Freestyle 74 kg at the 1976 Summer Olympics as part of the wrestling program were held at the Maurice Richard Arena.[1]

Men's freestyle 74 kg
at the Games of the XXI Olympiad
VenueMaurice Richard Arena
Dates27–31 July
Competitors21 from 21 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Jiichiro Date  Japan
2nd, silver medalist(s) Mansour Barzegar  Iran
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Stanley Dziedzic  United States
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MedalistsEdit

 
Left-right: Barzegar, Date, Dziedzic
Gold Jiichiro Date
  Japan
Silver Mansour Barzegar
  Iran
Bronze Stanley Dziedzic
  United States

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 loser wrestler. When only three wrestlers remain, a special final round is used to determine the order of the medals.

Legend
  • TF — Won by Fall
  • IN — Won by Opponent Injury
  • DQ — Won by Passivity
  • D1 — Won by Passivity, the winner is passive too
  • D2 — Both wrestlers lost by Passivity
  • FF — Won by Forfeit
  • DNA — Did not appear
  • TPP — Total penalty points
  • MPP — Match penalty points
Penalties
  • 0 — Won by Fall, Technical Superiority, Passivity, Injury and Forfeit
  • 0.5 — Won by Points, 8-11 points difference
  • 1 — Won by Points, 1-7 points difference
  • 2 — Won by Passivity, the winner is passive too
  • 3 — Lost by Points, 1-7 points difference
  • 3.5 — Lost by Points, 8-11 points difference
  • 4 — Lost by Fall, Technical Superiority, Passivity, Injury and Forfeit

Round 1Edit

TPP MPP Score MPP TPP
3 3   Ruslan Ashuraliyev (URS) 6 - 6   Mansour Barzegar (IRI) 1 1
0 0   Yancho Pavlov (BUL) 21 - 0   Mihály Toma (HUN) 4 4
0 0   Marin Pîrcălabu (ROU) DQ / 5:55   Keith Haward (GBR) 4 4
0 0   Jarmo Övermark (FIN) TF / 1:23   Ivan David (ISV) 4 4
4 4   Yakup Topuz (TUR) 3 - 16   Dan Karabin (TCH) 0 0
4 4   Kiro Ristov (YUG) 2 - 16   Yu Jae-gwon (KOR) 0 0
4 4   Brian Renken (CAN) TF / 1:31   Fred Hempel (GDR) 0 0
4 4   Bruce Akers (AUS) 1 - 24   Jan Karlsson (SWE) 0 0
0 0   Jiichiro Date (JPN) TF / 1:41   Dennis Herrick (PUR) 4 4
4 4   Zevegiin Düvchin (MGL) DQ / 3:18   Stanley Dziedzic (USA) 0 0
0   Giuseppe Spagnoli (ITA) Bye

Round 2Edit

TPP MPP Score MPP TPP
4 4   Giuseppe Spagnoli (ITA) TF / 4:28   Ruslan Ashuraliyev (URS) 0 3
2 1   Mansour Barzegar (IRI) 11 - 5   Yancho Pavlov (BUL) 3 3
7 3   Mihály Toma (HUN) 4 - 5   Marin Pîrcălabu (ROU) 1 1
8 4   Keith Haward (GBR) TF / 2:45   Jarmo Övermark (FIN) 0 0
7 3   Yakup Topuz (TUR) 6 - 12   Kiro Ristov (YUG) 4 5
0.5 0.5   Dan Karabin (TCH) 16 - 6   Yoo Jae-Kwon (KOR) 3.5 3.5
5 1   Brian Renken (CAN) 11 - 4   Bruce Akers (AUS) 3 7
1 1   Fred Hempel (GDR) 11 - 4   Jan Karlsson (SWE) 3 3
0 0   Jiichiro Date (JPN) TF / 1:39   Zevegiin Düvchin (MGL) 4 8
8 4   Dennis Herrick (PUR) TF / 4:11   Stanley Dziedzic (USA) 0 0
4   Ivan David (ISV) DNA

Round 3Edit

TPP MPP Score MPP TPP
8 4   Giuseppe Spagnoli (ITA) DQ / 8:49   Mansour Barzegar (IRI) 0 2
3.5 0.5   Ruslan Ashuraliyev (URS) 13 - 4   Yancho Pavlov (BUL) 3.5 6.5
2 1   Marin Pîrcălabu (ROU) 11 - 6   Jarmo Övermark (FIN) 3 3
4.5 4   Dan Karabin (TCH) IN / 5:05   Kiro Ristov (YUG) 0 5
4.5 1   Yoo Jae-Kwon (KOR) 12 - 9   Brian Renken (CAN) 3 8
5 4   Fred Hempel (GDR) TF / 7:03   Jiichiro Date (JPN) 0 0
6 3   Jan Karlsson (SWE) 5 - 11   Stanley Dziedzic (USA) 1 1

Round 4Edit

TPP MPP Score MPP TPP
4.5 1   Ruslan Ashuraliyev (URS) 10 - 4   Marin Pîrcălabu (ROU) 3 5
2 0   Mansour Barzegar (IRI) DQ / 7:45   Jarmo Övermark (FIN) 4 7
8 3   Kiro Ristov (YUG) 12 - 16   Fred Hempel (GDR) 1 6
8.5 4   Yoo Jae-Kwon (KOR) TF / 2:13   Jiichiro Date (JPN) 0 0
1   Stanley Dziedzic (USA) Bye
4.5   Dan Karabin (TCH) DNA

Round 5Edit

TPP MPP Score MPP TPP
2 1   Stanley Dziedzic (USA) 9 - 6   Ruslan Ashuraliyev (URS) 3 7.5
2 0   Mansour Barzegar (IRI) 23 - 8   Fred Hempel (GDR) 4 10
9 4   Marin Pîrcălabu (ROU) TF / 4:06   Jiichiro Date (JPN) 0 0

FinalEdit

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

TPP MPP Score MPP TPP
3   Stanley Dziedzic (USA) 8 - 11   Mansour Barzegar (IRI) 1
1   Jiichiro Date (JPN) 10 - 5   Stanley Dziedzic (USA) 3 6
5 4   Mansour Barzegar (IRI) TF / 6:07   Jiichiro Date (JPN) 0 1

Final standingsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Wrestling at the 1976 Montreal Summer Games: Men's Welterweight, Freestyle". Sports Reference. Retrieved 11 April 2019.

External linksEdit