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Wrestling at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Men's Bantamweight, Greco-Roman Round Two

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Venue(s): Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Victoria
Date Started: December 4, 1956
Date Finished: December 4, 1956

Gold: URS Konstantin Vyrupayev
Silver: SWE Edvin Vesterby
Bronze: ROU Francisc Horvath

Round Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC BP
1 Fred Kämmerer 22 Germany GER 1
2T Adolfo Díaz Argentina ARG 2
2T Dinko Petrov 21 Bulgaria BUL 2
2T Imre Hódos 28 Hungary HUN 2
2T Francisc Horvath 28 Romania ROU 2
6T Edvin Vesterby 29 Sweden SWE 3
6T Konstantin Vyrupayev 26 Soviet Union URS 3
6T Kent Townley 26 United States USA 3
9T Reijo Nykänen 26 Finland FIN 4
9T Yaşar Yılmaz Turkey TUR 4
11 Franz Brunner 25 Austria AUT 5 eliminated
12T Ronald Sweeney Australia AUS 6 eliminated
12T Omer Vercouteren 26 Belgium BEL 6 eliminated

Round Two

Unit Date Result
Match #1 1956-12-04 Hódos (HUN) decision (3-0), Townley (USA)
Match #2 1956-12-04 Nykänen (FIN) decision (2-1), Díaz (ARG)
Match #3 1956-12-04 Horvath (ROU) decision (3-0), Sweeney (AUS)
Match #4 1956-12-04 Vyrupayev (URS) decision (3-0), Yılmaz (TUR)
Match #5 1956-12-04 Petrov (BUL) decision (3-0), Vercouteren (BEL)
Match #6 1956-12-04 Vesterby (SWE) decision (3-0), Brunner (AUT)
Match #7 1956-12-04 Kämmerer (GER)