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Paavo Hietala

Full name: Paavo Iisakki Hietala
Gender: Male
Born: September 26, 1919 in Lapua, Etelä-Pohjanmaa, Finland
Died: September 18, 1984 in Lapua, Etelä-Pohjanmaa, Finland
Country: FIN Finland
Sport: Wrestling

Biography

Paavo Hietala had the following finishes at major championships – 1946 European Championship: 62.0 kg. Freestyle (3rd).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 28 London Wrestling Men's Featherweight, Freestyle Finland FIN 4T

Men's Featherweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BP MR
1948 Summer 28 London Wrestling Finland FIN Final Standings 4T 1948-07-29
1948 Summer 28 London Wrestling Finland FIN Round Five 4T 1948-07-31 6
1948 Summer 28 London Wrestling Finland FIN Round Five Match #1 2 1948-07-31 Bilge (TUR) fall (11:10), Hietala (FIN) 3
1948 Summer 28 London Wrestling Finland FIN Round Four 4 1948-07-30 3
1948 Summer 28 London Wrestling Finland FIN Round Four Match #5 AC 1948-07-30 Hietala (FIN) 0
1948 Summer 28 London Wrestling Finland FIN Round Three 5T 1948-07-30 3
1948 Summer 28 London Wrestling Finland FIN Round Three Match #6 1 1948-07-30 Hietala (FIN) fall (2:05), López (CUB) 0
1948 Summer 28 London Wrestling Finland FIN Round Two 7T 1948-07-30 3
1948 Summer 28 London Wrestling Finland FIN Round Two Match #7 1 1948-07-30 Hietala (FIN) fall (8:02), Gavelli (ITA) 0
1948 Summer 28 London Wrestling Finland FIN Round One 13T 1948-07-29 3
1948 Summer 28 London Wrestling Finland FIN Round One Match #7 2 1948-07-29 Sjölin (SWE) decision (3-0), Hietala (FIN) 3