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Rudolph Tesiny

Full name: Rudolph Tesiny
Gender: Male
Born: February 4, 1881 in New York, New York, United States
Died: April 29, 1926 in Staten Island, New York, United States
Affiliations: St. George's AC, New York (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Wrestling

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Rudolph Tesiny wrestled for the St. George's AC in New York. At the 1904 Olympics he won several close decisions, but in the final Otto Roehm was awarded the victory by a narrow margin. In 1905, Tesiny won his only national title. Many Olympic sources call him Tesing, but a copy of his signature is available which confirms that the name is Tesiny.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1904 Summer 23 St. Louis Wrestling Men's Lightweight, Freestyle United States USA 2 Silver

Men's Lightweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1904 Summer 23 St. Louis Wrestling United States USA Final Round Match 1/2 2 Roehm (USA) decision (15:00), Tesiny (USA)
1904 Summer 23 St. Louis Wrestling United States USA Semi-Finals Match #2 1 Tesiny (USA) decision (9:00), Hennessy (USA)
1904 Summer 23 St. Louis Wrestling United States USA Quarter-Finals Match #3 1 Tesiny (USA) decision, Wolken (GER)