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Wrestling at the 1972 München Summer Games:

Men's Super-Heavyweight, Freestyle

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Host City: München, West Germany
Venue(s): Wrestling-Judo Hall, Exhibition Lands (Hall 14), München
Date Started: August 27, 1972
Date Finished: August 31, 1972
Format: Scoring by negative points, with negative points given for any result short of a fall. Accumulation of 6 negative points eliminated the wrestler. When three or fewer wrestlers remained, they advanced to a final round, with preliminary results carried forward.

Gold: URS Aleksandr Medved
Silver: BUL Osman Duraliev
Bronze: USA Chris Taylor

Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal RE BP
1 Aleksandr Medved 34 Soviet Union URS Gold
2 Osman Duraliev 33 Bulgaria BUL Silver
3 Chris Taylor 22 United States USA Bronze
4 Moslem Eskandar-Filabi 28 Iran IRI
5 Wilfried Dietrich 38 West Germany FRG
6 Peter Germer 22 East Germany GDR
AC Ştefan Stîngu 31 Romania ROU Eliminated r4/6 9,5
AC Stanisław Makowiecki 29 Poland POL Eliminated r3/6 7,5
AC Yorihide Isogai 32 Japan JPN Eliminated r3/6 8,0
AC Gıyasettin Yılmaz 34 Turkey TUR Eliminated r3/6 8,0
AC Miguel Zambrano 20 Peru PER Eliminated r2/6 6,5
AC István Maróthy 29 Hungary HUN Eliminated r2/6 8,0
AC Oldřich Vlasák 22 Czechoslovakia TCH Eliminated r2/6 8,0