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Wrestling at the 1984 Summer Olympics

At the 1984 Summer Olympics, 20 wrestling events were contested. There were 10 weight classes in each of the freestyle wrestling and Greco-Roman wrestling disciplines. Competition took place at the arena at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim, California.[1]

Wrestling
at the Games of the XXIII Olympiad
Wrestling pictogram.svg
VenueAnaheim Convention Center
Dates30 July – 11 August
Competitors267 from 44 nations
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Contents

Medal summaryEdit

FreestyleEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
48 kg
details
  Bobby Weaver (USA)   Takashi Irie (JPN)   Son Gab-Do (KOR)
52 kg
details
  Šaban Trstena (YUG)   Kim Jong-kyu (KOR)   Yuji Takada (JPN)
57 kg
details
  Hideaki Tomiyama (JPN)   Barry Davis (USA)   Kim Eui-Kon (KOR)
62 kg
details
  Randall Lewis (USA)   Kosei Akaishi (JPN)   Lee Jung-Keun (KOR)
68 kg
details
  You In-Tak (KOR)   Andrew Rein (USA)   Jukka Rauhala (FIN)
74 kg
details
  Dave Schultz (USA)   Martin Knosp (FRG)   Šaban Sejdi (YUG)
82 kg
details
  Mark Schultz (USA)   Hideyuki Nagashima (JPN)   Christopher Rinke (CAN)
90 kg
details
  Ed Banach (USA)   Akira Ota (JPN)   Noel Loban (GBR)
100 kg
details
  Lou Banach (USA)   Joseph Atiyeh (SYR)   Vasile Pușcașu (ROU)
+100 kg
details
  Bruce Baumgartner (USA)   Robert Molle (CAN)   Ayhan Taşkin (TUR)

Greco-RomanEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
48 kg
details
  Vincenzo Maenza (ITA)   Markus Scherer (FRG)   Ikuzo Saito (JPN)
52 kg
details
  Atsuji Miyahara (JPN)   Daniel Aceves (MEX)   Bang Dae-Du (KOR)
57 kg
details
  Pasquale Passarelli (FRG)   Masaki Eto (JPN)   Charalambos Cholidis (GRE)
62 kg
details
  Kim Weon-Kee (KOR)   Kent-Olle Johansson (SWE)   Hugo Dietsche (SUI)
68 kg
details
  Vlado Lisjak (YUG)   Tapio Sipilä (FIN)   James Martinez (USA)
74 kg
details
  Jouko Salomäki (FIN)   Roger Tallroth (SWE)   Ștefan Rusu (ROU)
82 kg
details
  Ion Draica (ROU)   Dimitrios Thanopoulos (GRE)   Sören Claeson (SWE)
90 kg
details
  Steve Fraser (USA)   Ilie Matei (ROU)   Frank Andersson (SWE)
100 kg
details
  Vasile Andrei (ROU)   Greg Gibson (USA)   Jožef Tertei (YUG)
+100 kg
details
  Jeff Blatnick (USA)   Refik Memišević (YUG)   Victor Dolipschi (ROU)
 
From left to right: Joseph Atiyeh, Lou Banach and Vasile Pușcașu.

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  United States (USA)93113
2  Japan (JPN)2529
3  South Korea (KOR)2147
4  Romania (ROU)2136
5  Yugoslavia (YUG)2125
6  West Germany (FRG)1203
7  Finland (FIN)1113
8  Italy (ITA)1001
9  Sweden (SWE)0224
10  Canada (CAN)0112
  Greece (GRE)0112
12  Mexico (MEX)0101
  Syria (SYR)0101
14  Great Britain (GBR)0011
  Switzerland (SUI)0011
  Turkey (TUR)0011
Totals (16 nations)20202060

Participating nationsEdit

A total of 267 wrestlers from 44 nations competed at the Los Angeles Games:[1]

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Wrestling at the 1984 Los Angeles Summer Games". Sports Reference. Retrieved 14 April 2019.

SourcesEdit