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Hamza Yerlikaya

Full name: Hamza Yerlikaya
Gender: Male
Height: 5'9" (176 cm)
Weight: 185 lbs (84 kg)
Born: June 3, 1976 in Kadıköy, İstanbul, Turkey
Affiliations: İstanbul BB, Istanbul (TUR)
Country: TUR Turkey
Sport: Wrestling

Medals: 2 Gold (2 Total)

Biography

Hamza Yerlikaya had the following finishes at major championships – 1993 World Championship: 82.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 1995 World Championship: 82.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 2005 World Championship: 96.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 2006 World Championship: 96.0 kg. Greco-Roman (3rd); 1998 World Championship: 85.0 kg. Greco-Roman (5th); 2002 World Championship: 84.0 kg. Greco-Roman (6th); 2003 World Championship: 84.0 kg. Greco-Roman (7th); 2001 World Championship: 85.0 kg. Greco-Roman (9th); 1994 World Championship: 82.0 kg. Greco-Roman (12th); 1999 World Championship: 85.0 kg. Greco-Roman (21st); 1996 European Championship: 82.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 1997 European Championship: 85.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 1998 European Championship: 85.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 1999 European Championship: 85.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 2001 European Championship: 85.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 2002 European Championship: 84.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 2005 European Championship: 96.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 2006 European Championship: 96.0 kg. Greco-Roman (1st); 1993 European Championship: 82.0 kg. Greco-Roman (2nd); 1994 European Championship: 82.0 kg. Greco-Roman (5th); 1995 European Championship: 82.0 kg. Greco-Roman (7th).

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1996 Summer 20 Atlanta Wrestling Men's Middleweight, Greco-Roman Turkey TUR 1 Gold
2000 Summer 24 Sydney Wrestling Men's Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman Turkey TUR 1 Gold
2004 Summer 28 Athina Wrestling Men's Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman Turkey TUR 4

Men's Middleweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result TP
1996 Summer 20 Atlanta Wrestling Turkey TUR Final Standings 1 1996-07-19
1996 Summer 20 Atlanta Wrestling Turkey TUR Final Round Match 1/2 1 1996-07-20 Yerlikaya (TUR) decision (3-0) (5:00), Zander (GER) 3
1996 Summer 20 Atlanta Wrestling Turkey TUR Semi-Finals Match #1 1 1996-07-20 Yerlikaya (TUR) decision (1-0) (8:00), Lidberg (SWE) 1
1996 Summer 20 Atlanta Wrestling Turkey TUR Quarter-Finals Match #1 1 1996-07-20 Yerlikaya (TUR) decision (5-0) (5:00), Tsilent (BLR) 5
1996 Summer 20 Atlanta Wrestling Turkey TUR Round Two Match #1 1 1996-07-19 Yerlikaya (TUR) decision (7-0) (5:00), Turlykhanov (KAZ) 7
1996 Summer 20 Atlanta Wrestling Turkey TUR Round One Match #10 AC 1996-07-19 Yerlikaya (TUR)

Men's Light-Heavyweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MR W L CP TP
2000 Summer 24 Sydney Wrestling Turkey TUR Final Standings 1 2000-09-25
2000 Summer 24 Sydney Wrestling Turkey TUR Final Round Match 1/2 1 2000-09-27 Yerlikaya (TUR) decision (3-3) (9:00), Bárdosi (HUN) 3
2000 Summer 24 Sydney Wrestling Turkey TUR Semi-finals Match #1 1 2000-09-27 Yerlikaya (TUR) decision (3-0) (6:00), Vakht'angadze (GEO) 3
2000 Summer 24 Sydney Wrestling Turkey TUR Quarter-finals Match #1 1 2000-09-27 Yerlikaya (TUR) decision (3-0) (6:00), Méndez (CUB) 3
2000 Summer 24 Sydney Wrestling Turkey TUR Round One Pool One 1 2 0 7 15
2000 Summer 24 Sydney Wrestling Turkey TUR Round One Pool One Match #1 1 Yerlikaya (TUR) decision (5-1) (9:00), Zander (GER) 5
2000 Summer 24 Sydney Wrestling Turkey TUR Round One Pool One Match #2 1 Yerlikaya (TUR) grand superiority (10-0) (1:55), Asell (FIN) 10
2004 Summer 28 Athina Wrestling Turkey TUR Final Standings 4 2004-08-24
2004 Summer 28 Athina Wrestling Turkey TUR Final Round Match 3/4 2 2004-08-25 Makarenko (BLR) decision (2-1) (9:00), Yerlikaya (TUR) 1 1
2004 Summer 28 Athina Wrestling Turkey TUR Semi-Finals Match #1 2 2004-08-25 Abrahamian (SWE) decision (3-0) (6:00), Yerlikaya (TUR) 0 0
2004 Summer 28 Athina Wrestling Turkey TUR Pool E 1 2004-08-24 3 0 10 12
2004 Summer 28 Athina Wrestling Turkey TUR Pool E Match #1 1 2004-08-24 Yerlikaya (TUR) decision (4-1) (6:00), Darahan (UKR) 4 3
2004 Summer 28 Athina Wrestling Turkey TUR Pool E Match #2 1 2004-08-24 Yerlikaya (TUR) default (5-2) (2:52), Metodiev (BUL) 5 4
2004 Summer 28 Athina Wrestling Turkey TUR Pool E Match #3 1 2004-08-24 Yerlikaya (TUR) decision (3-0) (6:00), Thomberg (EST) 3 3