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Karl Groß

Full name: Karl Groß
Gender: Male
Born: January 30, 1884 in Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Died: July 14, 1941 in Ludwigshafen, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Affiliations: SV Siegfried, Ludwigshafen (GER)
Country: GER Germany
Sport: Wrestling


German wrestler Karl Groß of Ludwigshafen finished third at the 1911 Unofficial Greco-Roman World Championships as a light-heavyweight. At the 1912 Stockholm Olympics Groß was eliminated in the second round against Finnish wrestler [Ivar Böhling]. Nothing else is known about his life.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1912 Summer 28 Stockholm Wrestling Men's Middleweight B, Greco-Roman Germany GER AC r2/7

Men's Middleweight B, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result
1912 Summer 28 Stockholm Wrestling Germany GER Round Two Match #2 2 1912-07-08 Böhling (FIN) fall (4:00), Groß (GER)
1912 Summer 28 Stockholm Wrestling Germany GER Round One Match #2 2 1912-07-07 Rajala (FIN) decision (1-00), Groß (GER)
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