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Wrestling at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Men's Light-Heavyweight, Freestyle Round Four

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Venue(s): Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Victoria
Date Started: December 1, 1956
Date Finished: December 1, 1956

Gold: IRI Gholam Reza Takhti
Silver: URS Boris Kulayev
Bronze: USA Pete Blair

Round Four

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC BP
1 Gholam Reza Takhti 26 Iran IRI 0
2 Boris Kulayev 27 Soviet Union URS 2
3 Pete Blair 24 United States USA 4
4T Gerry Martina 28 Ireland IRL 6 eliminated
4T Adil Atan 27 Turkey TUR 6 eliminated
6 Kevin Coote 24 Australia AUS 7 eliminated

Round Four

Unit Date Result
Match #1 1956-12-01 Kulayev (URS) fall (7:55), Martina (IRL)
Match #2 1956-12-01 Takhti (IRI) fall (3:20), Coote (AUS)
Match #3 1956-12-01 Blair (USA) decision (3-0), Atan (TUR)