Turkey at the 1956 Summer Olympics

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Turkey at the
1956 Summer Olympics
Flag of Turkey.svg
IOC code TUR
NOC Turkish National Olympic Committee
Website olimpiyat.org.tr (in English) (in Turkish)
in Melbourne/Stockholm
Medals
Ranked 12th
Gold Silver Bronze Total
3 2 2 7
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Turkey competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia and Stockholm, Sweden (equestrian events).

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event
 Gold Bayrak, MithatMithat Bayrak Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman Welterweight
 Gold Dağıstanlı, MustafaMustafa Dağıstanlı Wrestling Freestyle Bantamweight
 Gold Kaplan, HamitHamit Kaplan Wrestling Freestyle Heavyweight
 Silver Doğan, RızaRıza Doğan Wrestling Greco-Roman Lightweight
 Silver Zengin, İbrahimİbrahim Zengin Wrestling Freestyle Welterweight
 Bronze Eğribaş, Dursun AliDursun Ali Eğribaş Wrestling Greco-Roman Flyweight
 Bronze Akbaş, HüseyinHüseyin Akbaş Wrestling Freestyle Flyweight