Wrestling at the 2004 Summer Olympics – Men's freestyle 74 kg

The men's freestyle 74 kilograms at the 2004 Summer Olympics as part of the wrestling program were held at the Ano Liosia Olympic Hall, August 28 to August 29.

Men's freestyle 74 kg
at the Games of the XXVIII Olympiad
VenueAno Liosia Olympic Hall
Date28–29 August
Competitors21 from 21 nations
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Buvaisar Saitiev  Russia
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Gennadiy Laliyev  Kazakhstan
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Iván Fundora  Cuba
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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.

ScheduleEdit

All times are Eastern European Summer Time (UTC+03:00)

Date Time Event
28 August 2004 09:30 Round 1
09:30 Round 2
17:30 Round 3
29 August 2004 09:30 Qualification
09:30 Semifinals
14:00 Finals

ResultsEdit

Legend
  • WO — Won by walkover

Elimination poolsEdit

Pool 1Edit

Pos Athlete Pld W L CP TP
1   Iván Fundora (CUB) 2 2 0 6 14
2   Kunihiko Obata (JPN) 2 1 1 3 8
3   Sujeet Maan (IND) 2 0 2 0 0
Score CP
  Sujeet Maan (IND) 0–8   Kunihiko Obata (JPN) 0–3 PO
  Iván Fundora (CUB) 6–0   Sujeet Maan (IND) 3–0 PO
  Kunihiko Obata (JPN) 0–8   Iván Fundora (CUB) 0–3 PO

Pool 2Edit

Pos Athlete Pld W L CP TP
1   Daniel Igali (CAN) 2 2 0 6 12
2   Yusup Abdusalomov (TJK) 2 1 1 4 9
3   Elnur Aslanov (AZE) 2 0 2 2 4
Score CP
  Yusup Abdusalomov (TJK) 7–3   Elnur Aslanov (AZE) 3–1 PP
  Daniel Igali (CAN) 5–2   Yusup Abdusalomov (TJK) 3–1 PP
  Elnur Aslanov (AZE) 1–7   Daniel Igali (CAN) 1–3 PP

Pool 3Edit

Pos Athlete Pld W L CP TP
1   Gennadiy Laliyev (KAZ) 2 2 0 8 16
2   Arayik Gevorgyan (ARM) 2 1 1 4 11
3   Nate Ackerman (GBR) 2 0 2 0 0
Score CP
  Nate Ackerman (GBR) 0–11   Arayik Gevorgyan (ARM) 0–4 ST
  Gennadiy Laliyev (KAZ) 11–0   Nate Ackerman (GBR) 4–0 ST
  Arayik Gevorgyan (ARM) 0–5 Fall   Gennadiy Laliyev (KAZ) 0–4 TO

Pool 4Edit

Pos Athlete Pld W L CP TP
1   Joe Williams (USA) 2 2 0 6 9
2   Mehdi Hajizadeh (IRI) 2 1 1 3 7
3   Gela Saghirashvili (GEO) 2 0 2 2 6
Score CP
  Gela Saghirashvili (GEO) 1–6   Joe Williams (USA) 1–3 PP
  Mehdi Hajizadeh (IRI) 7–5   Gela Saghirashvili (GEO) 3–1 PP
  Joe Williams (USA) 3–0   Mehdi Hajizadeh (IRI) 3–0 PO

Pool 5Edit

Pos Athlete Pld W L CP TP
1   Murad Gaidarov (BLR) 2 2 0 7 14
2   Salvatore Rinella (ITA) 2 1 1 5 13
3   Ali Abdo (AUS) 2 0 2 0 0
Score CP
  Ali Abdo (AUS) 0–10   Murad Gaidarov (BLR) 0–4 ST
  Salvatore Rinella (ITA) 11–0   Ali Abdo (AUS) 4–0 ST
  Murad Gaidarov (BLR) 4–2   Salvatore Rinella (ITA) 3–1 PP

Pool 6Edit

Pos Athlete Pld W L CP TP
1   Buvaisar Saitiev (RUS) 2 2 0 6 14
2   Emzarios Bentinidis (GRE) 2 1 1 4 6
3   Árpád Ritter (HUN) 2 0 2 2 3
Score CP
  Árpád Ritter (HUN) 2–8   Buvaisar Saitiev (RUS) 1–3 PP
  Emzarios Bentinidis (GRE) 5–1   Árpád Ritter (HUN) 3–1 PP
  Buvaisar Saitiev (RUS) 6–1   Emzarios Bentinidis (GRE) 3–1 PP

Pool 7Edit

Pos Athlete Pld W L CP TP
1   Krystian Brzozowski (POL) 2 2 0 6 7
2   Nikolay Paslar (BUL) 2 1 1 4 6
3   Sihamir Osmanov (MKD) 2 0 2 1 1
Score CP
  Nikolay Paslar (BUL) 3–3   Krystian Brzozowski (POL) 1–3 PP
  Sihamir Osmanov (MKD) 1–3   Nikolay Paslar (BUL) 1–3 PP
  Krystian Brzozowski (POL) 4–0   Sihamir Osmanov (MKD) 3–0 PO

Knockout roundEdit

Qualification Semifinals Gold medal match
  Iván Fundora (CUB) 3
  Daniel Igali (CAN) 1   Iván Fundora (CUB) 4
  Gennadiy Laliyev (KAZ) 3   Gennadiy Laliyev (KAZ) 5
  Joe Williams (USA) 2   Gennadiy Laliyev (KAZ) 0
  Murad Gaidarov (BLR) 2   Buvaisar Saitiev (RUS) 7
  Buvaisar Saitiev (RUS) 3   Buvaisar Saitiev (RUS) 8
  Krystian Brzozowski (POL) 0
Bronze medal match
  Iván Fundora (CUB) 3
  Krystian Brzozowski (POL) 1
Classification 5–6
  Joe Williams (USA) WO
  Murad Gaidarov (BLR)  

Final standingEdit

Rank Athlete
    Buvaisar Saitiev (RUS)
    Gennadiy Laliyev (KAZ)
    Iván Fundora (CUB)
4   Krystian Brzozowski (POL)
5   Joe Williams (USA)
6   Daniel Igali (CAN)
7   Salvatore Rinella (ITA)
8   Arayik Gevorgyan (ARM)
9   Yusup Abdusalomov (TJK)
10   Emzarios Bentinidis (GRE)
11   Nikolay Paslar (BUL)
12   Kunihiko Obata (JPN)
13   Mehdi Hajizadeh (IRI)
14   Gela Saghirashvili (GEO)
15   Elnur Aslanov (AZE)
16   Árpád Ritter (HUN)
17   Sihamir Osmanov (MKD)
18   Sujeet Maan (IND)
19   Nate Ackerman (GBR)
20   Ali Abdo (AUS)
DQ   Murad Gaidarov (BLR)
  • Murad Gaidarov was ejected from the competition after he ran off the mat at the conclusion of his quarterfinal bout and assaulted his opponent, Buvaisar Saitiev, before being restrained by security and police.[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Wrestling Match Turns Into Off-Mat Fracas". NBC Sports. 29 August 2004. Archived from the original on 10 July 2012. Retrieved 27 March 2012.