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Gyula Kovács

Full name: Gyula Kovács
Gender: Male
Born: August 28, 1917 in Homokmégy, Bács-Kiskun, Hungary
Died: October 11, 1986 in Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
Affiliations: BVSC, Budapest (HUN)
Country: HUN Hungary
Sport: Wrestling

Biography

Gyula Kovács had the following finishes at major championships – 1950 World Championship: 87.0 kg. Greco-Roman (2nd); 1953 World Championship: 87.0 kg. Greco-Roman (4th); 1947 European Championship: 87.0 kg. Greco-Roman (2nd).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1948 Summer 30 London Wrestling Men's Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman Hungary HUN 4
1952 Summer 34 Helsinki Wrestling Men's Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman Hungary HUN 4
1956 Summer 39 Melbourne Wrestling Men's Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman Hungary HUN AC

Men's Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BP MR RE
1948 Summer 30 London Wrestling Hungary HUN Final Standings 4 1948-08-03
1948 Summer 30 London Wrestling Hungary HUN Round Four 4 1948-08-05 5
1948 Summer 30 London Wrestling Hungary HUN Round Four Match #1 1 1948-08-05 Kovács (HUN) decision (3-0), Orabi (EGY) 1
1948 Summer 30 London Wrestling Hungary HUN Round Three 5T 1948-08-05 4
1948 Summer 30 London Wrestling Hungary HUN Round Three Match #2 1 1948-08-05 Kovács (HUN) fall (4:01), Istaz (BEL) 0
1948 Summer 30 London Wrestling Hungary HUN Round Two 7T 1948-08-04 4
1948 Summer 30 London Wrestling Hungary HUN Round Two Match #1 1 1948-08-04 Kovács (HUN) decision (3-0), Ramírez (ARG) 1
1948 Summer 30 London Wrestling Hungary HUN Round One 8T 1948-08-03 3
1948 Summer 30 London Wrestling Hungary HUN Round One Match #2 2 1948-08-03 Nilsson (SWE) fall (16:18), Kovács (HUN) 3
1952 Summer 34 Helsinki Wrestling Hungary HUN Final Standings 4 1952-07-24
1952 Summer 34 Helsinki Wrestling Hungary HUN Round Four 4 1952-07-27 5
1952 Summer 34 Helsinki Wrestling Hungary HUN Round Four Match #1 1 1952-07-27 Kovács (HUN) decision (3-0), Chikhladze (URS) 1
1952 Summer 34 Helsinki Wrestling Hungary HUN Round Three 4 1952-07-26 4
1952 Summer 34 Helsinki Wrestling Hungary HUN Round Three Match #2 1 1952-07-26 Kovács (HUN) decision (3-0), Atlı (TUR) 1
1952 Summer 34 Helsinki Wrestling Hungary HUN Round Two 4T 1952-07-25 3
1952 Summer 34 Helsinki Wrestling Hungary HUN Round Two Match #1 1 1952-07-25 Kovács (HUN) fall (10:40), Skaff (LIB) 0
1952 Summer 34 Helsinki Wrestling Hungary HUN Round One 6T 1952-07-24 3
1952 Summer 34 Helsinki Wrestling Hungary HUN Round One Match #2 2 1952-07-24 Nilsson (SWE) decision (3-0), Kovács (HUN) 3
1956 Summer 39 Melbourne Wrestling Hungary HUN Final Standings AC 1956-12-03 5 Eliminated r2/5
1956 Summer 39 Melbourne Wrestling Hungary HUN Round Two 9T 1956-12-04 5
1956 Summer 39 Melbourne Wrestling Hungary HUN Round Two Match #2 2 1956-12-04 Nikolayev (URS) decision (3-0), Kovács (HUN) 3
1956 Summer 39 Melbourne Wrestling Hungary HUN Round One 6T 1956-12-03 2
1956 Summer 39 Melbourne Wrestling Hungary HUN Round One Match #1 2 1956-12-03 Atan (TUR) decision (2-1), Kovács (HUN) 2