Wrestling at the 1960 Summer Olympics

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Wrestling

At the 1960 Summer Olympics, 16 wrestling events were contested, all for men. There were eight weight classes in Greco-Roman wrestling and eight classes in freestyle wrestling.

Medal summary[edit]

Greco-Roman[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Flyweight
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Dumitru Pârvulescu
 Romania
Osman El-Sayed
 Egypt
Mohammad Paziraei
 Iran
Bantamweight
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Oleg Karavayev
 Soviet Union
Ion Cernea
 Romania
Dinko Petrov
 Bulgaria
Featherweight
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Müzahir Sille
 Turkey
Imre Polyák
 Hungary
Konstantin Vyrupayev
 Soviet Union
Lightweight
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Avtandil Koridze
 Soviet Union
Branislav Martinović
 Yugoslavia
Gustav Freij
 Sweden
Welterweight
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Mithat Bayrak
 Turkey
Günther Maritschnigg
 United Team of Germany
René Schiermeyer
 France
Middleweight
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Dimitar Dobrev
 Bulgaria
Lothar Metz
 United Team of Germany
Ion Țăranu
 Romania
Light Heavyweight
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Tevfik Kis
 Turkey
Krali Bimbalov
 Bulgaria
Givi Kartoziya
 Soviet Union
Heavyweight
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Ivan Bogdan
 Soviet Union
Wilfried Dietrich
 United Team of Germany
Bohumil Kubát
 Czechoslovakia

Freestyle[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Flyweight
details
Ahmet Bilek
 Turkey
Masayuki Matsubara
 Japan
Ebrahim Seifpour
 Iran
Bantamweight
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Terrence McCann
 United States
Nezhdet Zalev
 Bulgaria
Tadeusz Trojanowski
 Poland
Featherweight
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Mustafa Dağıstanlı
 Turkey
Stancho Kolev
 Bulgaria
Vladimir Rubashvili
 Soviet Union
Lightweight
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Shelby Wilson
 United States
Vladimir Synyavsky
 Soviet Union
Enyu Valchev
 Bulgaria
Welterweight
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Douglas Blubaugh
 United States
İsmail Ogan
 Turkey
Muhammad Bashir
 Pakistan
Middleweight
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Hasan Güngör
 Turkey
Georgy Skhirtladze
 Soviet Union
Hans Antonsson
 Sweden
Light heavyweight
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Ismet Atli
 Turkey
Gholamreza Takhti
 Iran
Anatoli Albul
 Soviet Union
Heavyweight
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Wilfried Dietrich
 United Team of Germany
Hamit Kaplan
 Turkey
Savkuds Dzarasov
 Soviet Union

Participating nations[edit]

A total of 338 wrestlers from 44 nations competed at the Rome Games:

See also[edit]

References[edit]