1950 World Wrestling Championships

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1950 World Championships
Host city Sweden Stockholm, Sweden
Dates March 20–23
Champions
Greco-Roman  Sweden

The 1950 World Greco-Roman Wrestling Championship were held in Stockholm, Sweden.

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Sweden 4 1 1 6
2  Turkey 1 4 2 7
3  Hungary 1 2 1 4
4  Egypt 1 0 2 3
5  Finland 1 0 0 1
6  Lebanon 0 1 0 1
7  Italy 0 0 1 1
 Norway 0 0 1 1
Total 8 8 8 24

Medal summary[edit]

Men's Greco-Roman[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Flyweight
52 kg
Bengt Johansson
 Sweden (SWE)
Ali Yücel
 Turkey (TUR)
Mohamed Abdelhamid
 Egypt (EGY)
Bantamweight
57 kg
Mahmoud Hassan
 Egypt (EGY)
Halil Kaya
 Turkey (TUR)
Pietro Lombardi
 Italy (ITA)
Featherweight
62 kg
Olle Anderberg
 Sweden (SWE)
Safi Taha
 Lebanon (LIB)
El-Sayed Kandil
 Egypt (EGY)
Lightweight
67 kg
József Gál
 Hungary (HUN)
Gustav Freij
 Sweden (SWE)
Tevfik Yücel
 Turkey (TUR)
Welterweight
73 kg
Matti Simanainen
 Finland (FIN)
Celal Atik
 Turkey (TUR)
Gösta Andersson
 Sweden (SWE)
Middleweight
79 kg
Axel Grönberg
 Sweden (SWE)
Ali Özdemir
 Turkey (TUR)
Gyula Németi
 Hungary (HUN)
Light heavyweight
87 kg
Muharrem Candaş
 Turkey (TUR)
Gyula Kovács
 Hungary (HUN)
Trygve Andersen
 Norway (NOR)
Heavyweight
+87 kg
Bertil Antonsson
 Sweden (SWE)
Gyula Bóbis
 Hungary (HUN)
Adil Candemir
 Turkey (TUR)

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