Shozo Sasahara

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Shozo Sasahara
Medal record
Competitor for  Japan
Men's Freestyle wrestling
Olympic Games
Gold 1956 Melbourne Featherweight

Shozo Sasahara (笹原 正三 Sasahara Shōzō?, born 28 July 1929 in Yamagata) is a Japanese wrestler and Olympic champion in Freestyle wrestling.


Sasahara competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne where he received a gold medal in Freestyle wrestling, the featherweight class.[1]


  1. ^ "1956 Summer Olympics – Melbourne, Australia – Wrestling" (Retrieved on September 2, 2008)