Wrestling at the 2000 Summer Olympics – Men's freestyle 130 kg

The men's freestyle 130 kg at the 2000 Summer Olympics as part of the wrestling program was held at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre from September 29 to October 1. The competition held with an elimination system of three or four wrestlers in each pool, with the winners qualify for the quarterfinals, semifinals and final by way of direct elimination.[1]

Men's freestyle 130 kg
at the Games of the XXVII Olympiad
VenueSydney Convention and Exhibition Centre
Date29 September – 1 October
Competitors18 from 18 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) David Musulbes  Russia
2nd, silver medalist(s) Artur Taymazov  Uzbekistan
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Alexis Rodríguez  Cuba
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ScheduleEdit

All times are Australian Eastern Daylight Time (UTC+11:00)

Date Time Event
29 September 2000 09:30 Round 1
17:00 Round 2
30 September 2000 09:30 Round 3
1 October 2000 09:00 Quarterfinals
09:00 Semifinals
14:30 Finals

ResultsEdit

Legend
  • EF — Victory by forfeit, the loser is not classified
  • E2 — Both wrestlers are disqualified for violation of the rules
  • EV — Disqualification from all competition for violation of the rules
  • EX — 3 cautions or violation of the rules
  • PA — Injury default
  • PO — Victory by points, the loser without technical points
  • PP — Victory by points, the loser with technical points
  • SP — Technical superiority, 10 points difference, the loser with points
  • ST — Technical superiority, 10 points difference, the loser without points
  • TO — Victory by fall
  • CP — Classification points
  • TP — Technical points

Elimination poolsEdit

Pool 1Edit

Athlete Pld W L CP TP
  Alexis Rodríguez (CUB) 2 2 0 6 3
  Krasimir Kochev (BUL) 2 1 1 3 1
  Dolgorsürengiin Sumiyaabazar (MGL) 2 0 2 2 2
Score CP
  Alexis Rodríguez (CUB) 2–0   Krasimir Kochev (BUL) 3–0 PO
  Dolgorsürengiin Sumiyaabazar (MGL) 1–1   Alexis Rodríguez (CUB) 1–3 PP
  Krasimir Kochev (BUL) 1–1   Dolgorsürengiin Sumiyaabazar (MGL) 3–1 PP

Pool 2Edit

Athlete Pld W L CP TP
  Aleksey Medvedev (BLR) 2 2 0 6 6
  Aleksandr Kovalevsky (KGZ) 2 1 1 4 6
  Chen Xingqiang (CHN) 2 0 2 1 2
Score CP
  Aleksandr Kovalevsky (KGZ) 2–3   Aleksey Medvedev (BLR) 1–3 PP
  Chen Xingqiang (CHN) 2–4   Aleksandr Kovalevsky (KGZ) 1–3 PP
  Aleksey Medvedev (BLR) 3–0   Chen Xingqiang (CHN) 3–0 PO

Pool 3Edit

Athlete Pld W L CP TP
  Kerry McCoy (USA) 2 2 0 7 13
  Rajab Ashabaliyev (AZE) 2 1 1 4 4
  Mirabi Valiyev (UKR) 2 0 2 0 0
Score CP
  Mirabi Valiyev (UKR) 0–3   Kerry McCoy (USA) 0–3 PO
  Rajab Ashabaliyev (AZE) 4–0   Mirabi Valiyev (UKR) 4–0 TO
  Kerry McCoy (USA) 10–0   Rajab Ashabaliyev (AZE) 4–0 ST

Pool 4Edit

Athlete Pld W L CP TP
  Artur Taymazov (UZB) 2 2 0 7 13
  Aydın Polatçı (TUR) 2 1 1 3 3
  Zsolt Gombos (HUN) 2 0 2 0 0
Score CP
  Zsolt Gombos (HUN) 0–10   Artur Taymazov (UZB) 0–4 ST
  Aydın Polatçı (TUR) 3–0   Zsolt Gombos (HUN) 3–0 PO
  Artur Taymazov (UZB) 3–0   Aydın Polatçı (TUR) 3–0 PO

Pool 5Edit

Athlete Pld W L CP TP
  David Musulbes (RUS) 2 2 0 7 5
  Sven Thiele (GER) 2 1 1 4 10
  Peter Pecha (SVK) 2 0 2 0 0
Score CP
  Sven Thiele (GER) 10–0   Peter Pecha (SVK) 4–0 ST
  David Musulbes (RUS) 5–0   Sven Thiele (GER) 3–0 PO
  Peter Pecha (SVK)   David Musulbes (RUS) 0–4 PA

Pool 6Edit

Athlete Pld W L CP TP
  Abbas Jadidi (IRI) 2 2 0 6 13
  Alex Modebadze (GEO) 2 1 1 3 5
  Efstathios Topalidis (GRE) 2 0 2 1 1
Score CP
  Efstathios Topalidis (GRE) 1–9   Abbas Jadidi (IRI) 1–3 PP
  Alex Modebadze (GEO) 5–0   Efstathios Topalidis (GRE) 3–0 PO
  Abbas Jadidi (IRI) 4–0   Alex Modebadze (GEO) 3–0 PO

Knockout roundEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Gold medal match
  Alexis Rodríguez (CUB) 4  
  Aleksey Medvedev (BLR) 0       Alexis Rodríguez (CUB)    
  Kerry McCoy (USA) 9       Artur Taymazov (UZB) TO  
  Artur Taymazov (UZB) 11         Artur Taymazov (UZB) 2
            David Musulbes (RUS) 5
          David Musulbes (RUS) 3
          Abbas Jadidi (IRI) 0     Bronze medal match
     
  Alexis Rodríguez (CUB) 1
  Abbas Jadidi (IRI) 0
5th place match
  Aleksey Medvedev (BLR)  
  Kerry McCoy (USA) PA

Final standingEdit

Rank Athlete
    David Musulbes (RUS)
    Artur Taymazov (UZB)
    Alexis Rodríguez (CUB)
4   Abbas Jadidi (IRI)
5   Kerry McCoy (USA)
6   Aleksey Medvedev (BLR)
7   Sven Thiele (GER)
8   Aleksandr Kovalevsky (KGZ)
9   Rajab Ashabaliyev (AZE)
10   Alex Modebadze (GEO)
11   Aydın Polatçı (TUR)
12   Krasimir Kochev (BUL)
13   Dolgorsürengiin Sumiyaabazar (MGL)
14   Chen Xingqiang (CHN)
15   Efstathios Topalidis (GRE)
16   Peter Pecha (SVK)
17   Zsolt Gombos (HUN)
18   Mirabi Valiyev (UKR)

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Wrestling at the 2000 Sydney Summer Games: Men's Super-Heavyweight, Freestyle". Sports Reference. Retrieved 7 May 2019.

External linksEdit