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Wrestling at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games:

Men's Heavyweight, Freestyle Round One

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Helsinki, Finland
Venue(s): Exhibition Hall II, Helsinki
Date Started: July 20, 1952
Date Finished: July 20, 1952

Gold: URS Arsen Mek'ok'ishvili
Silver: SWE Bertil Antonsson
Bronze: GBR Ken Richmond

Round One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC BP
1T Taisto Kangasniemi 28 Finland FIN 0
1T Ken Richmond 26 Great Britain GBR 0
1T Willi Waltner 18 Germany GER 0
1T Bertil Antonsson 30 Sweden SWE 0
1T İrfan Atan Turkey TUR 0
1T Arsen Mek'ok'ishvili 40 Soviet Union URS 0
7 Natale Vecchi 35 Italy ITA 1
8T Adolfo Ramírez 30 Argentina ARG 3
8T Auguste Baarendse 20 Belgium BEL 3
8T József Kovács Hungary HUN 3
8T Ahad Vafadar 25 Iran IRI 3
8T Josef Růžička 27 Czechoslovakia TCH 3
8T William Kerslake 22 United States USA 3

Round One

Unit Date Result
Match #1 1952-07-20 Mek'ok'ishvili (URS) fall (6:05), Kovács (HUN)
Match #2 1952-07-20 Richmond (GBR) fall (5:01), Ramírez (ARG)
Match #3 1952-07-20 Antonsson (SWE) fall (7:26), Růžička (TCH)
Match #4 1952-07-20 Kangasniemi (FIN) fall (11:16), Vafadar (IRI)
Match #5 1952-07-20 Atan (TUR) fall (10:11), Kerslake (USA)
Match #6 1952-07-20 Vecchi (ITA) decision (3-0), Baarendse (BEL)
Match #7 1952-07-20 Waltner (GER)