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Wrestling at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Men's Featherweight, Freestyle Round Three

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Venue(s): Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Victoria
Date Started: November 30, 1956
Date Finished: November 30, 1956

Gold: JPN Shozo Sasahara
Silver: BEL Jef Mewis
Bronze: FIN Erkki Penttilä

Round Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC BP
1T Jef Mewis 25 Belgium BEL 2
1T Myron Roderick 22 United States USA 2
3T Nasser Givehchi 24 Iran IRI 3
3T Shozo Sasahara 27 Japan JPN 3
3T Linar Salimullin 24 Soviet Union URS 3
6T Erkki Penttilä 24 Finland FIN 4
6T Bayram Şit Turkey TUR 4
8 Ram Sarup India IND 6 eliminated
9 Abe Geldenhuys 24 South Africa RSA 7 eliminated

Round Three

Unit Date Result
Match #1 1956-11-30 Salimullin (URS) decision (3-0), Sarup (IND)
Match #2 1956-11-30 Sasahara (JPN) decision (3-0), Şit (TUR)
Match #3 1956-11-30 Roderick (USA) decision (3-0), Geldenhuys (RSA)
Match #4 1956-11-30 Penttilä (FIN) decision (2-1), Givehchi (IRI)
Match #5 1956-11-30 Mewis (BEL)