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Viljo Punkari

Full name: Viljo Matias Punkari
Nickname(s): Ville
Gender: Male
Height: 5'9" (175 cm)
Weight: 79-88 kg
Born: October 3, 1934 in Ylistaro, Seinäjoki, Etelä-Pohjanmaa, Finland
Died: November 15, 1964 in Ylistaro, Seinäjoki, Etelä-Pohjanmaa, Finland
Country: FIN Finland
Sport: Wrestling

Related Olympians: Brother of Pentti Punkari.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 22 Melbourne Wrestling Men's Middleweight, Greco-Roman Finland FIN 6
1956 Summer 22 Melbourne Wrestling Men's Middleweight, Freestyle Finland FIN AC
1960 Summer 25 Roma Wrestling Men's Middleweight, Freestyle Finland FIN 12T

Men's Middleweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result BP MR
1956 Summer 22 Melbourne Wrestling Finland FIN Final Standings 6 1956-12-03
1956 Summer 22 Melbourne Wrestling Finland FIN Round Three 5T 1956-12-05 5
1956 Summer 22 Melbourne Wrestling Finland FIN Round Three Match #1 2 1956-12-05 Dobrev (BUL) decision (2-1), Punkari (FIN) 2
1956 Summer 22 Melbourne Wrestling Finland FIN Round Two 5T 1956-12-04 3
1956 Summer 22 Melbourne Wrestling Finland FIN Round Two Match #1 2 1956-12-04 Jansson (SWE) fall (0:11), Punkari (FIN) 3
1956 Summer 22 Melbourne Wrestling Finland FIN Round One 1T 1956-12-03 0
1956 Summer 22 Melbourne Wrestling Finland FIN Round One Match #1 1 1956-12-03 Punkari (FIN) fall (2:58), Paterson (AUS) 0

Men's Middleweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result RE BP MR
1956 Summer 22 Melbourne Wrestling Finland FIN Final Standings AC 1956-11-28 Withdrew r3/6 3
1956 Summer 22 Melbourne Wrestling Finland FIN Round Two 5T 1956-11-29 3
1956 Summer 22 Melbourne Wrestling Finland FIN Round Two Match #2 2 1956-11-29 Hodge (USA) decision (3-0), Punkari (FIN) 3
1956 Summer 22 Melbourne Wrestling Finland FIN Round One 1T 1956-11-28 0
1956 Summer 22 Melbourne Wrestling Finland FIN Round One Match #1 1 1956-11-28 Punkari (FIN) fall (4:00), Faiz (PAK) 0
1960 Summer 25 Roma Wrestling Finland FIN Round Three 12T 1960-09-03 7
1960 Summer 25 Roma Wrestling Finland FIN Round Three Match #6 2 1960-09-03 Utz (GER) decision, Punkari (FIN) 3
1960 Summer 25 Roma Wrestling Finland FIN Round Two 10T 1960-09-02 4
1960 Summer 25 Roma Wrestling Finland FIN Round Two Match #6 1 1960-09-02 Punkari (FIN) fall (11:10), Butts (GBR) 0
1960 Summer 25 Roma Wrestling Finland FIN Round One 13T 1960-09-01 4
1960 Summer 25 Roma Wrestling Finland FIN Round One Match #5 2 1960-09-01 Antonsson (SWE) fall (11:59), Punkari (FIN) 4
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