Wrestling at the 1976 Summer Olympics

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Wrestling
at the Games of the XXI Olympiad
Wrestling pictogram.svg
VenueCentre Pierre Charbonneau
Dates20–31 July
Competitors331 from 41 nations
← 1972
1980 →

At the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, 20 wrestling events were contested, all for men only. There were 10 weight classes in each of the freestyle wrestling and Greco-Roman wrestling disciplines.[1]

Medal summary[edit]

Freestyle[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
48 kg
details
 Hasan Isaev (BUL)  Roman Dmitriyev (URS)  Akira Kudo (JPN)
52 kg
details
 Yuji Takada (JPN)  Alexander Ivanov (URS)  Jeon Hae-Sup (KOR)
57 kg
details
 Vladimir Yumin (URS)  Hans-Dieter Brüchert (GDR)  Masao Arai (JPN)
62 kg
details
 Yang Jung-Mo (KOR)  Zevegiin Oidov (MGL)  Gene Davis (USA)
68 kg
details
 Pavel Pinigin (URS)  Lloyd Keaser (USA)  Yasaburo Sugawara (JPN)
74 kg
details
 Jiichiro Date (JPN)  Mansour Barzegar (IRI)  Stanley Dziedzic (USA)
82 kg
details
 John Peterson (USA)  Viktor Novozhilov (URS)  Adolf Seger (FRG)
90 kg
details
 Levan Tediashvili (URS)  Ben Peterson (USA)  Stelică Morcov (ROU)
100 kg
details
 Ivan Yarygin (URS)  Russell Hellickson (USA)  Dimo Kostov (BUL)
+100 kg
details
 Soslan Andiyev (URS)  József Balla (HUN)  Ladislau Şimon (ROU)

Greco-Roman[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
48 kg
details
 Alexei Shumakov (URS)  Gheorghe Berceanu (ROU)  Stefan Angelov (BUL)
52 kg
details
 Vitali Konstantinov (URS)  Nicu Gingă (ROU)  Koichiro Hirayama (JPN)
57 kg
details
 Pertti Ukkola (FIN)  Ivan Frgić (YUG)  Farhat Mustafin (URS)
62 kg
details
 Kazimierz Lipień (POL)  Nelson Davidyan (URS)  László Réczi (HUN)
68 kg
details
 Suren Nalbandyan (URS)  Ștefan Rusu (ROU)  Heinz-Helmut Wehling (GDR)
74 kg
details
 Anatoly Bykov (URS)  Vítězslav Mácha (TCH)  Karl-Heinz Helbing (FRG)
82 kg
details
 Momir Petković (YUG)  Vladimir Cheboksarov (URS)  Ivan Kolev (BUL)
90 kg
details
 Valery Rezantsev (URS)  Stoyan Ivanov (BUL)  Czesław Kwieciński (POL)
100 kg
details
 Nikolai Balboshin (URS)  Kamen Goranov (BUL)  Andrzej Skrzydlewski (POL)
+100 kg
details
 Alexander Kolchinsky (URS)  Aleksandar Tomov (BUL)  Roman Codreanu (ROU)

Medal table[edit]

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Soviet Union (URS)125118
2 Japan (JPN)2046
3 Bulgaria (BUL)1337
4 United States (USA)1326
5 Yugoslavia (YUG)1102
6 Poland (POL)1023
7 South Korea (KOR)1012
8 Finland (FIN)1001
9 Romania (ROU)0336
10 East Germany (GDR)0112
 Hungary (HUN)0112
12 Czechoslovakia (TCH)0101
 Iran (IRI)0101
 Mongolia (MGL)0101
15 West Germany (FRG)0022
Totals (15 nations)20202060

Participating nations[edit]

A total of 330 wrestlers from 41 nations competed at the Montreal Games:[1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Wrestling at the 1976 Montreal Summer Games". Sports Reference. Retrieved 7 April 2019.

Sources[edit]