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Wrestling at the 1948 London Summer Games:

Men's Lightweight, Greco-Roman Round One

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Host City: London, Great Britain
Venue(s): Empress Hall, Earls Court Exhibition Centre, Kensington, London
Date Started: August 3, 1948
Date Finished: August 3, 1948

Gold: SWE Gustav Freij
Silver: NOR Aage Eriksen
Bronze: HUN Károly Ferencz

Round One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC BP
1T Abraham Kurland 36 Denmark DEN 0
1T Charif Damage Lebanon LIB 0
1T Johannes Munnikes 31 Netherlands NED 0
1T Gustav Freij 26 Sweden SWE 0
5T Georgios Petmezas 33 Greece GRE 1
5T Károly Ferencz 34 Hungary HUN 1
5T Giacomo Gesino 30 Italy ITA 1
5T Václav Tuhý Czechoslovakia TCH 1 withdrew
5T Ahmet Şenol Turkey TUR 1
10 Albert Falaux 27 France FRA 2
11T Luis Rosado Argentina ARG 3
11T Frans Rombaut 26 Belgium BEL 3
11T Mohamed Ahmed Osman 28 Egypt EGY 3
11T Eero Virtanen 32 Finland FIN 3
11T Ray Myland 20 Great Britain GBR 3
11T Aage Eriksen 31 Norway NOR 3
11T Alfred Jauch Switzerland SUI 3 withdrew

Round One

Unit Date Result
Match #1 1948-08-03 Gesino (ITA) decision (3-0), Rombaut (BEL)
Match #2 1948-08-03 Ferencz (HUN) decision (3-0), Eriksen (NOR)
Match #3 1948-08-03 Petmezas (GRE) decision (3-0), Osman (EGY)
Match #4 1948-08-03 Damage (LIB) fall (11:17), Rosado (ARG)
Match #5 1948-08-03 Kurland (DEN) fall (9:53), Jauch (SUI)
Match #6 1948-08-03 Şenol (TUR) decision (2-1), Falaux (FRA)
Match #7 1948-08-03 Freij (SWE) fall (9:27), Myland (GBR)
Match #8 1948-08-03 Tuhý (TCH) decision (3-0), Virtanen (FIN)
Match #9 1948-08-03 Munnikes (NED)