1958 World Wrestling Championships

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1958 World Championships
Host city Hungary Budapest, Hungary
Dates July 21–24
Champions
Greco-Roman  Soviet Union

The 1958 World Greco-Roman Wrestling Championship was held in Budapest, Hungary.

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Soviet Union 5 2 1 8
2  Turkey 2 2 1 5
3  Hungary 1 2 1 4
4  Bulgaria 0 1 0 1
 West Germany 0 1 0 1
6  East Germany 0 0 2 2
7  Romania 0 0 1 1
 Sweden 0 0 1 1
 Yugoslavia 0 0 1 1
Total 8 8 8 24

Team ranking[edit]

Rank Men's Greco-Roman
Team Points
1  Soviet Union 44
2  Turkey 26
3  Hungary 23

Medal summary[edit]

Men's Greco-Roman[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Flyweight
52 kg
Boris Gurevich
 Soviet Union
Sándor Kerekes
 Hungary
Borivoje Vukov
 Yugoslavia
Bantamweight
57 kg
Oleg Karavayev
 Soviet Union
Yaşar Yılmaz
 Turkey
Lothar Fischer
 East Germany
Featherweight
62 kg
Imre Polyák
 Hungary
Müzahir Sille
 Turkey
Vladimir Stashkevich
 Soviet Union
Lightweight
67 kg
Rıza Doğan
 Turkey
Viktor Vasin
 Soviet Union
Gyula Tóth
 Hungary
Welterweight
73 kg
Kazım Ayvaz
 Turkey
Grigory Gamarnik
 Soviet Union
Valeriu Bularcă
 Romania
Middleweight
79 kg
Givi Kartozia
 Soviet Union
Horst Heß
 West Germany
Lothar Metz
 East Germany
Light heavyweight
87 kg
Rostom Abashidze
 Soviet Union
György Gurics
 Hungary
Rune Jansson
 Sweden
Heavyweight
+87 kg
Ivan Bogdan
 Soviet Union
Lyutvi Ahmedov
 Bulgaria
Hamit Kaplan
 Turkey

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