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Wrestling at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games:

Men's Light-Heavyweight, Freestyle Round Three

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Helsinki, Finland
Venue(s): Exhibition Hall I, Helsinki
Date Started: July 22, 1952
Date Finished: July 22, 1952

Gold: SWE Viking Palm
Silver: USA Henry Wittenberg
Bronze: TUR Adil Atan

Round Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC BP
1 August Englas 27 Soviet Union URS 1
2T Abbas Zandi 22 Iran IRI 2
2T Viking Palm 28 Sweden SWE 2
4T Adil Atan 23 Turkey TUR 3
4T Henry Wittenberg 33 United States USA 3
6 Jan Theron 21 South Africa RSA 5 eliminated
7 Paavo Sepponen 28 Finland FIN 6 eliminated
8 Max Leichter 32 Germany GER 7 eliminated

Round Three

Unit Date Result
Match #1 1952-07-22 Zandi (IRI) decision (3-0), Sepponen (FIN)
Match #2 1952-07-22 Palm (SWE) decision (3-0), Wittenberg (USA)
Match #3 1952-07-22 Atan (TUR) fall (11:55), Theron (RSA)
Match #4 1952-07-22 Englas (URS) fall (3:47), Leichter (GER)