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Roman Dzeneladze

Full name: Roman Dzeneladze
Original name: რომან ძნელაძე
Other name(s): Roman Mikhaylovich Dzeneladze, Роман Михайлович Дзенеладзе
Gender: Male
Born: April 12, 1933 in Tbilisi, Tbilisi, Georgia
Died: April 11, 1966 in Terjola, Imereti, Georgia
Affiliations: Dynamo Tbilisi, Tbilisi (GEO)
Country: URS Soviet Union
Sport: Wrestling

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Besides his Olympic bronze, Roman Dzeneladze from Georgia won the Soviet Greco-Roman featherweight title in 1956 and a Soviet Greco-Roman featherweight bronze in 1952. He died in a car accident together with 1960 Olympic Greco-Roman lightweight champion Avtandil Koridze.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Wrestling Men's Featherweight, Greco-Roman Soviet Union URS 3 Bronze

Men's Featherweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BP MR
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Final Standings 3 1956-12-03
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Final Round Match #1 2 1956-12-06 Polyák (HUN) decision (2-1), Dzeneladze (URS)
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Five 1T 1956-12-06 4
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Five Match #2 AC 1956-12-06 Dzeneladze (URS) 0
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Four 3 1956-12-05 4
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Four Match #1 1 1956-12-06 Dzeneladze (URS) decision (2-1), Mäkinen (FIN) 1
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Three 2T 1956-12-05 3
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Three Match #2 1 1956-12-05 Dzeneladze (URS) fall (10:06), Trippa (ITA) 0
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Two 4T 1956-12-04 3
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round Two Match #3 1 1956-12-04 Dzeneladze (URS) fall (5:00), Håkansson (SWE) 0
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round One 7T 1956-12-03 3
1956 Summer 23 Melbourne Wrestling Soviet Union URS Round One Match #4 2 1956-12-03 Sille (TUR) fall (8:02), Dzeneladze (URS) 3