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Pentti Punkari

Full name: Pentti Tuomas Punkari
Nickname(s): Pena
Gender: Male
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
Weight: 79-88 kg
Born: January 12, 1938 in Ylistaro, Seinäjoki, Etelä-Pohjanmaa, Finland
Country: FIN Finland
Sport: Wrestling

Related Olympians: Brother of Viljo Punkari.

Biography

Pentti Punkari had the following finishes at major championships – 1963 World Championship: 87.0 kg. Greco-Roman (5th).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1960 Summer 22 Roma Wrestling Men's Middleweight, Greco-Roman Finland FIN 10T
1964 Summer 26 Tokyo Wrestling Men's Middleweight, Greco-Roman Finland FIN AC

Men's Middleweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BP MR RE
1960 Summer 22 Roma Wrestling Finland FIN Round Three 10T 1960-08-29 6
1960 Summer 22 Roma Wrestling Finland FIN Round Three Match #2 2 1960-08-29 Dubicki (POL) decision, Punkari (FIN) 3
1960 Summer 22 Roma Wrestling Finland FIN Round Two 10T 1960-08-27 3
1960 Summer 22 Roma Wrestling Finland FIN Round Two Match #3 1 1960-08-27 Punkari (FIN) decision, Lamy (FRA) 1
1960 Summer 22 Roma Wrestling Finland FIN Round One 10T 1960-08-26 2
1960 Summer 22 Roma Wrestling Finland FIN Round One Match #3 1T 1960-08-26 Hazrati (IRI) , Punkari (FIN) draw 2
1964 Summer 26 Tokyo Wrestling Finland FIN Final Standings AC 1964-10-16 7 Eliminated r3/6
1964 Summer 26 Tokyo Wrestling Finland FIN Round Three 12T 1964-10-18 7
1964 Summer 26 Tokyo Wrestling Finland FIN Round Three Match #6 2 1964-10-18 Simić (YUG) decision, Punkari (FIN) 3
1964 Summer 26 Tokyo Wrestling Finland FIN Round Two 12 1964-10-17 4
1964 Summer 26 Tokyo Wrestling Finland FIN Round Two Match #4 2 1964-10-17 Bimbalov (BUL) decision, Punkari (FIN) 3
1964 Summer 26 Tokyo Wrestling Finland FIN Round One 4T 1964-10-16 1
1964 Summer 26 Tokyo Wrestling Finland FIN Round One Match #8 1 1964-10-16 Punkari (FIN) decision, Graffigna (ARG) 1