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Wrestling at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Men's Welterweight, 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 Mitsuo Ikeda
Silver: TUR İbrahim Zengin
Bronze: URS Vakht'ang Balavadze

Round Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC BP
1 İbrahim Zengin Turkey TUR 1
2T Mitsuo Ikeda 21 Japan JPN 2
2T Coenraad de Villiers 23 South Africa RSA 2
2T Per Berlin 35 Sweden SWE 2
5T Nabi Sorouri Iran IRI 4
5T Vakht'ang Balavadze 29 Soviet Union URS 4
7T Mitko Petkov 30 Bulgaria BUL 6 eliminated
7T Muhammad Latif 17 Pakistan PAK 6 eliminated
9T Alfred Tischendorf 21 Germany GER 7 eliminated
9T Ernest Fischer 26 United States USA 7 eliminated

Round Three

Unit Date Result
Match #1 1956-11-30 de Villiers (RSA) decision (3-0), Latif (PAK)
Match #2 1956-11-30 Sorouri (IRI) decision (3-0), Petkov (BUL)
Match #3 1956-11-30 Zengin (TUR) decision (3-0), Fischer (USA)
Match #4 1956-11-30 Ikeda (JPN) decision (3-0), Balavadze (URS)
Match #5 1956-11-30 Berlin (SWE) decision (3-0), Tischendorf (GER)