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Wrestling at the 1976 Montréal Summer Games:

Men's Featherweight, Freestyle

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Host City: Montréal, Canada
Venue(s): Maurice Richard Arena, Montréal, Québec; Pierre Charbonneau Centre, Olympic Park, Montréal, Québec
Date Started: July 27, 1976
Date Finished: July 31, 1976
Format: Scoring by negative points, with negative points given for any result short of a fall. Accumulation of 6 negative points eliminated the wrestler, but a wrestler could not be eliminated after a victory. When three or fewer wrestlers remained, they advanced to a final round, with preliminary results carried forward.

Gold: KOR Yang Jeong-Mo
Silver: MGL Zevegiin Oidov
Bronze: USA Gene Davis

Final Standings

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC Medal RE BP
1 Yang Jeong-Mo 23 South Korea KOR Gold
2 Zevegiin Oidov 25 Mongolia MGL Silver
3 Gene Davis 30 United States USA Bronze
4 Mohsen Farahvash 28 Iran IRI
5 Ivan Yankov 25 Bulgaria BUL
6 Sergey Timofeyev 26 Soviet Union URS
7 Kenkichi Maekawa 23 Japan JPN
8 Helmut Strumpf 25 East Germany GDR
AC Eduard Giray 27 West Germany FRG Eliminated r4/7 9,0
AC Petre Coman 32 Romania ROU Eliminated r3/7 7,0
AC Egon Beiler 23 Canada CAN Eliminated r3/7 7,5
AC Vehbi Akdağ 27 Turkey TUR Eliminated r3/7 7,5
AC Théodule Toulotte 25 France FRA Eliminated r3/7 8,0
AC Mihály Fodor 26 Hungary HUN Eliminated r2/7 7,0
AC Marco Terán 25 Ecuador ECU Eliminated r2/7 8,0
AC Kenneth Dawes 29 Great Britain GBR Eliminated r2/7 8,0
AC Benjamin Varela 21 Puerto Rico PUR Eliminated r2/7 8,0