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Wrestling at the 1948 London Summer Games:

Men's Light-Heavyweight, Freestyle Round One

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Host City: London, Great Britain
Venue(s): Empress Hall, Earls Court Exhibition Centre, Kensington, London
Date Started: July 29, 1948
Date Finished: July 29, 1948

Gold: USA Henry Wittenberg
Silver: SUI Fritz Stöckli
Bronze: SWE Bengt Fahlkvist

Round One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC BP
1T Fernand Payette Canada CAN 0
1T Spyros Defteraios Greece GRE 0
1T Fritz Stöckli 32 Switzerland SUI 0
4T Johnny Sullivan Great Britain GBR 1
4T Pat Morton 27 South Africa RSA 1
4T Bengt Fahlkvist 26 Sweden SWE 1
4T Muharrem Candaş Turkey TUR 1
4T Henry Wittenberg 29 United States USA 1
9T Karel Istaz 23 Belgium BEL 3
9T Mohamed Ragab El-Zaim Egypt EGY 3
9T Pekka Mellavuo 34 Finland FIN 3
9T R. Landesmann France FRA 3
9T József Tarányi 36 Hungary HUN 3
9T Mansour Mir Ghavami 21 Iran IRI 3
9T Oscar Verona 28 Italy ITA 3

Round One

Unit Date Result
Match #1 1948-07-29 Payette (CAN) fall (8:40), Landesmann (FRA)
Match #2 1948-07-29 Defteraios (GRE) fall (6:04), El-Zaim (EGY)
Match #3 1948-07-29 Fahlkvist (SWE) decision (3-0), Verona (ITA)
Match #4 1948-07-29 Morton (RSA) decision (3-0), Mir Ghavami (IRI)
Match #5 1948-07-29 Candaş (TUR) decision (3-0), Istaz (BEL)
Match #6 1948-07-29 Sullivan (GBR) decision (3-0), Tarányi (HUN)
Match #7 1948-07-29 Wittenberg (USA) decision (3-0), Mellavuo (FIN)
Match #8 1948-07-29 Stöckli (SUI)