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James Burke

Full name: James Edward Burke
Gender: Male
Height: 5'10" (178 cm)
Weight: 154 lbs (70 kg)
Born: February 20, 1936 in Denver, Colorado, United States
Died: May 11, 2006 in [unknown], California, United States
Affiliations: Olympic Club, San Francisco (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Wrestling

Biography

James Burke had the following finishes at major championships – 1962 World Championship: 70.0 kg. Greco-Roman (3rd); 1959 Pan-American Games: 70.0 kg. Freestyle (1st).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Wrestling Men's Lightweight, Greco-Roman United States USA AC

Men's Lightweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result RE BP MR
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Wrestling United States USA Final Standings AC 1964-10-16 Eliminated r3/6 9
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Wrestling United States USA Round Three 12T 1964-10-18 9
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Wrestling United States USA Round Three Match #2 2 1964-10-18 Bularcă (ROU) foul (7:58), Burke (USA) 4
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Wrestling United States USA Round Two 12T 1964-10-17 5
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Wrestling United States USA Round Two Match #1 2 1964-10-17 Ivanov (BUL) decision, Burke (USA) 3
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Wrestling United States USA Round One 8T 1964-10-16 2
1964 Summer 28 Tokyo Wrestling United States USA Round One Match #1 1T 1964-10-16 Burke (USA) draw, Ebrahimian (IRI) 2