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Leonardo Basurto

Full name: Leonardo Basurto Padilla
Nickname(s): La Pulga
Gender: Male
Born: March 14, 1928 in Ciudad de México, Ciudad de México, Mexico
Died: September 30, 2009 in Columbia, Missouri, United States
Country: MEX Mexico
Sport: Wrestling

Biography

Leonardo Basurto had the following podium finishes at major championships: 3rd in the 1951 Pan American Games freestyle bantamweight -57 kg, 3rd in the 1955 Pan American Games freestyle bantamweight -57 kg.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 24 Helsinki Wrestling Men's Bantamweight, Freestyle Mexico MEX AC

Men's Bantamweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MMR/RE BP MR
1952 Summer 24 Helsinki Wrestling Mexico MEX Final Standings AC 1952-07-20 Eliminated r2/7 6
1952 Summer 24 Helsinki Wrestling Mexico MEX Round Two 13T 1952-07-21 6
1952 Summer 24 Helsinki Wrestling Mexico MEX Round Two Match #8 2 1952-07-21 Jhadav (IND) fall (5:20), Basurto (MEX) 3
1952 Summer 24 Helsinki Wrestling Mexico MEX Round One 11T 1952-07-20 3
1952 Summer 24 Helsinki Wrestling Mexico MEX Round One Match #9 2 1952-07-20 Schmitz (GER) fall (1:26), Basurto (MEX) 3
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