Wrestling at the 1980 Summer Olympics – Men's Greco-Roman 74 kg

The Men's Greco-Roman 74 kg at the 1980 Summer Olympics as part of the wrestling program were held at the Athletics Fieldhouse, Central Sports Club of the Army.[1]

Men's Greco-Roman 74 kg
at the Games of the XXII Olympiad
VenueCentral Sports Club of the Army
Dates21–23 July
Competitors14 from 14 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Ferenc Kocsis  Hungary
2nd, silver medalist(s) Anatoly Bykov  Soviet Union
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Mikko Huhtala  Finland
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MedalistsEdit

Gold Ferenc Kocsis
  Hungary
Silver Anatoly Bykov
  Soviet Union
Bronze Mikko Huhtala
  Finland

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
0 0   Ferenc Kocsis (HUN) TF / 4:38   Kaj Jægergaard (DEN) 4 4
4 4   Karolj Kasap (YUG) DQ / 7:57   Yanko Chopov (BUL) 0 0
3 3   Jacques van Lancker (BEL) 6 - 8   Vítězslav Mácha (TCH) 1 1
4 4   Jamal Moughrabi (SYR) TF / 3:35   Lennart Lundell (SWE) 0 0
1 1   Anatoly Bykov (URS) 6 - 5   Wiesław Dziadura (POL) 3 3
4 4   Idalberto Barbán (CUB) TF / 1:31   Mikko Huhtala (FIN) 0 0
1 1   Gheorghe Minea (ROU) 12 - 6   Ahmed Lutfi Shihad (IRQ) 3 3

Round 2Edit

TPP MPP Score MPP TPP
0 0   Ferenc Kocsis (HUN) DQ / 7:13   Karolj Kasap (YUG) 4 8
8 4   Kaj Jægergaard (DEN) TF / 2:28   Yanko Chopov (BUL) 0 0
3 0   Jacques van Lancker (BEL) TF / 2:47   Jamal Moughrabi (SYR) 4 8
2 1   Vítězslav Mácha (TCH) 3 - 3   Lennart Lundell (SWE) 3 3
1 0   Anatoly Bykov (URS) DQ / 4:58   Idalberto Barbán (CUB) 4 8
4 1   Wiesław Dziadura (POL) 4 - 3   Gheorghe Minea (ROU) 3 4
0 0   Mikko Huhtala (FIN) DQ / 5:56   Lutfi Shihab Ahmed (IRQ) 4 7

Round 3Edit

TPP MPP Score MPP TPP
1 1   Ferenc Kocsis (HUN) 4 - 3   Yanko Chopov (BUL) 3 3
7 4   Jacques van Lancker (BEL) DQ / 7:08   Lennart Lundell (SWE) 0 3
5 3   Vítězslav Mácha (TCH) 2 - 4   Anatoly Bykov (URS) 1 2
7 3   Wiesław Dziadura (POL) 3 - 7   Mikko Huhtala (FIN) 1 1
4   Gheorghe Minea (ROU) Bye

Round 4Edit

TPP MPP Score MPP TPP
8 4   Gheorghe Minea (ROU) TF / 2:45   Ferenc Kocsis (HUN) 0 1
4 1   Yanko Chopov (BUL) 6 - 2   Vítězslav Mácha (TCH) 3 8
6 3   Lennart Lundell (SWE) 4 - 10   Anatoly Bykov (URS) 1 3
1   Mikko Huhtala (FIN) Bye

Round 5Edit

TPP MPP Score MPP TPP
5 4   Mikko Huhtala (FIN) TF / 5:44   Ferenc Kocsis (HUN) 0 1
7 3   Yanko Chopov (BUL) 4 - 5   Anatoly Bykov (URS) 1 4

FinalEdit

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

TPP MPP Score MPP TPP
4   Mikko Huhtala (FIN) TF / 5:44   Ferenc Kocsis (HUN) 0
7 3   Mikko Huhtala (FIN) 4 - 7   Anatoly Bykov (URS) 1
2 2   Ferenc Kocsis (HUN) D1 / 7:21   Anatoly Bykov (URS) 4 5

Final standingsEdit

  1.   Ferenc Kocsis (HUN)
  2.   Anatoly Bykov (URS)
  3.   Mikko Huhtala (FIN)
  4.   Yanko Chopov (BUL)
  5.   Lennart Lundell (SWE)
  6.   Vítězslav Mácha (TCH)
  7.   Gheorghe Minea (ROU)
  8.   Jacques van Lancker (BEL)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Wrestling at the 1980 Moscow Summer Games: Men's Welterweight, Greco-Roman". Sports Reference. Retrieved 12 April 2019.

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