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Taisto Halonen

Full name: Taisto Ilmari Halonen
Nickname(s): Jätkä-
Gender: Male
Height: 5'5" (164 cm)
Weight: 52-58 kg
Born: May 20, 1960 in Sodankylä, Lappi, Finland
Country: FIN Finland
Sport: Wrestling

Biography

Taisto Halonen had the following finishes at major championships – 1981 World Championship: 52.0 kg. Greco-Roman (4th); 1983 World Championship: 52.0 kg. Greco-Roman (4th); 1981 European Championship: 52.0 kg. Greco-Roman (4th); 1984 European Championship: 52.0 kg. Greco-Roman (7th); 1980 European Championship: 52.0 kg. Greco-Roman (9th); 1980 European Championship: 57.0 kg. Freestyle (10th).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Wrestling Men's Flyweight, Greco-Roman Finland FIN 7
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Wrestling Men's Flyweight, Greco-Roman Finland FIN 6

Men's Flyweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BP MR CP
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Wrestling Finland FIN Final Standings 7 1980-07-21
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Wrestling Finland FIN Round Two 7 1980-07-21 7,0
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Wrestling Finland FIN Round Two Match #1 2 1980-07-21 Mladenov (BUL) decision (4-3), Halonen (FIN) 3,0
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Wrestling Finland FIN Round One 7T 1980-07-21 4,0
1980 Summer 20 Moskva Wrestling Finland FIN Round One Match #1 2 1980-07-21 Blagidze (URS) fall (5:21), Halonen (FIN) 4,0
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Wrestling Finland FIN Final Standings 6 1984-07-31
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Wrestling Finland FIN Final Round Match 5/6 2 1984-08-02 Rønningen (NOR) decision (14-0) (2:24), Halonen (FIN)
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Wrestling Finland FIN Group B - Final 3 1984-08-01 2,0
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Wrestling Finland FIN Group B - Final Match #1 2 1984-08-01 Hu (CHN) decision (12-11), Halonen (FIN) 1,0
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Wrestling Finland FIN Group B - Final Match #2 2 1984-08-01 Aceves (MEX) decision (9-9), Halonen (FIN) 1,0
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Wrestling Finland FIN Group B - Round Three 1 1984-07-31 10,0
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Wrestling Finland FIN Group B - Round Three Match #1 1 1984-07-31 Halonen (FIN) decision (9-2), Kemah (TUR) 3,0
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Wrestling Finland FIN Group B - Round Two 2 1984-07-31 7,0
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Wrestling Finland FIN Group B - Round Two Match #1 1 1984-07-31 Halonen (FIN) passivity (4:50), Fathalla (EGY) 3,0
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Wrestling Finland FIN Group B - Round One 1T 1984-07-31 4,0
1984 Summer 24 Los Angeles Wrestling Finland FIN Group B - Round One Match #1 1 1984-07-31 Halonen (FIN) decision (12-0) (3:22), Garcés (ECU) 4,0