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Wrestling at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Men's Middleweight, Greco-Roman Round Three

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Venue(s): Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Victoria
Date Started: December 5, 1956
Date Finished: December 5, 1956

Gold: URS Givi K'art'ozia
Silver: BUL Dimitar Dobrev
Bronze: SWE Rune Jansson

Round Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC BP
1 Dimitar Dobrev 25 Bulgaria BUL 1
2T Hans Sterr 23 Germany GER 2
2T Givi K'art'ozia 27 Soviet Union URS 2
4 Rune Jansson 24 Sweden SWE 4
5T Viljo Punkari 22 Finland FIN 5 eliminated
5T György Gurics 27 Hungary HUN 5 eliminated
5T Jim Peckham 27 United States USA 5 eliminated

Round Three

Unit Date Result
Match #1 1956-12-05 Dobrev (BUL) decision (2-1), Punkari (FIN)
Match #2 1956-12-05 Jansson (SWE) decision (2-1), Peckham (USA)
Match #3 1956-12-05 K'art'ozia (URS) decision (3-0), Gurics (HUN)
Match #4 1956-12-05 Sterr (GER)