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Wrestling at the 1936 Berlin Summer Games:

Men's Middleweight, Greco-Roman

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Berlin, Germany
Venue(s): Germany Hall, Berlin
Date Started: August 6, 1936
Date Finished: August 9, 1936
Format: Elimination by bad points. Win by fall = 0 points; win by decision = 1 point; loss by 2-1 decision = 2 points; loss by 3-0 decision = 3 points; loss by fall = 3 points. Three judges gave decisions, thus all decisions were either 2-1 or 3-0. Five bad points eliminated a wrestler.

Gold: SWE Ivar Johansson
Silver: GER Ludwig Schweickert
Bronze: HUN József Palotás

Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal RE BP
1 Ivar Johansson 33 Sweden SWE Gold
2 Ludwig Schweickert 21 Germany GER Silver
3 József Palotás 25 Hungary HUN Bronze
4 Väinö Kokkinen 36 Finland FIN
5 Ibrahim Orabi Egypt EGY
6 Ercole Gallegati 24 Italy ITA
AC Francisc Cocoş 25 Romania ROU Eliminated r4/6 6
AC Hans Pointner 27 Austria AUT Eliminated r3/6 6
AC Josef Přibyl 32 Czechoslovakia TCH Eliminated r3/6 6
AC Kalman Kiš 21 Yugoslavia YUG Eliminated r3/6 6
AC Voldemar Mägi 21 Estonia EST Eliminated r2/6 5
AC Hans Frederiksen 31 Denmark DEN Eliminated r2/6 6
AC Édouard Pigeot 24 France FRA Eliminated r2/6 6
AC Georgios Lefakis Greece GRE Eliminated r2/6 6
AC Ernest Gogel 24 Switzerland SUI Eliminated r2/6 6
AC Adnan Yurdaer 27 Turkey TUR Eliminated r2/6 6