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Wrestling at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Men's Lightweight, 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: FIN Kyösti Lehtonen
Silver: TUR Rıza Doğan
Bronze: HUN Gyula Tóth

Round One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC BP
1T Kyösti Lehtonen 25 Finland FIN 0
1T Gyula Tóth 29 Hungary HUN 0
3T Bartl Brötzner 28 Austria AUT 1
3T Dimitar Stoyanov 25 Bulgaria BUL 1
3T Rıza Doğan Turkey TUR 1
6T Juan Rolón 26 Argentina ARG 3
6T Dumitru Gheorghe 20 Romania ROU 3
6T Olle Anderberg 37 Sweden SWE 3
6T Vladimir Rosin 24 Soviet Union URS 3
6T Tommy Evans 25 United States USA 3

Round One

Unit Date Result
Match #1 1956-12-03 Stoyanov (BUL) decision (3-0), Anderberg (SWE)
Match #2 1956-12-03 Lehtonen (FIN) fall (4:10), Evans (USA)
Match #3 1956-12-03 Brötzner (AUT) decision (3-0), Rosin (URS)
Match #4 1956-12-03 Doğan (TUR) decision (3-0), Rolón (ARG)
Match #5 1956-12-03 Tóth (HUN) fall (11:55), Gheorghe (ROU)