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Wrestling at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Men's Heavyweight, Greco-Roman Round One

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Venue(s): Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Victoria
Date Started: December 3, 1956
Date Finished: December 3, 1956

Gold: URS Anatoly Parfyonov
Silver: GER Wilfried Dietrich
Bronze: ITA Adelmo Bulgarelli

Round One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC BP
1 Bertil Antonsson 35 Sweden SWE 0
2T Yusein Mekhmedov 32 Bulgaria BUL 1
2T Antonios Georgoulis 28 Greece GRE 1
2T Hamit Kaplan 22 Turkey TUR 1
2T Anatoly Parfyonov 31 Soviet Union URS 1
6 Wilfried Dietrich 23 Germany GER 2
7T Joseph Zammit 23 Australia AUS 3
7T Taisto Kangasniemi 32 Finland FIN 3
7T Adelmo Bulgarelli 24 Italy ITA 3
7T Dale Lewis 23 United States USA 3

Round One

Unit Date Result
Match #1 1956-12-03 Kaplan (TUR) decision (3-0), Bulgarelli (ITA)
Match #2 1956-12-03 Georgoulis (GRE) decision (3-0), Zammit (AUS)
Match #3 1956-12-03 Mekhmedov (BUL) decision (3-0), Kangasniemi (FIN)
Match #4 1956-12-03 Antonsson (SWE) fall (10:00), Lewis (USA)
Match #5 1956-12-03 Parfyonov (URS) decision (2-1), Dietrich (GER)