1956 Olympics: Freestyle Wrestling

Updated February 21, 2017 | Factmonster Staff
Class
Flyweight (-114 1/2 lb)Mirian Tsalkalamanidze, URS
Mohamed Ali Khojastehpour, IRN
Hseyin Akbas, TUR
Bantamweight (-125 3/4 lb)Mustafa Dagistanli, TUR
Mohamad Yaghoubi, IRN
Michail Chachov, URS
Featherweight (-136 1/2 lb)Shozo Sasahara, JPN
Joseph Mewis, BEL
Erkki Penttil, FIN
Lightweight (-147 1/2 lb)Emamali Habibi, IRN
Shigeru Kasahara, JPN
Alimberg Bestayev, URS
Welterweight (-160 3/4 lb)Mitsuo Ikeda, JPN
Ibrahim Zengin, TUR
Vakhtang Balavadze, URS
Middleweight (-174 lb)Nikola Stantschev, BUL
Daniel Hodge, USA
Georgiy Skhirtladze, URS
Light-Heavyweight (-191 3/4 lb)Gholam-Reza Takhti, IRN
Boris Kulayev, URS
Peter Steele Blair, USA
Heavyweight (+191 3/4 lb)Hamit Kaplan, TUR
Hussein Mehmedov, BUL
Taisto Kangasniemi, FIN