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Abdollah Mojtabavi

Full name: Sayed Abdollah Mojtabavi
Original name: سیدعبدالله مجتبوی
Gender: Male
Born: January 4, 1925 in Tehran, Tehran, Iran
Died: January 13, 2012
Country: IRI Iran
Sport: Wrestling

Medals: 1 Bronze (1 Total)

Biography

Besides the 1952 Olympic freestyle welterweight bronze, Abdollah Mojtabavi also won the freestyle welterweight bronze at the 1951 World Championships and the freestyle lightweight silver at the 1949 European Championships, the only time Iran was allowed to compete at the European Wrestling Championships. After finishing his sporting career, Mojtabavi worked as a wrestling coach. He was the head coach of the Iranian 1956 Olympic wrestling team.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Men's Welterweight, Freestyle Iran IRI 3 Bronze

Men's Welterweight, Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result MMR(BP)/RE BP MR
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Iran IRI Final Standings 3 1952-07-20 1-1 (8 bad points)
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Iran IRI Final Round Match #1 2 1952-07-23 Smith (USA) decision (3-0), Mojtabavi (IRI)
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Iran IRI Round Six 1T 1952-07-23 5
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Iran IRI Round Six Match #1 1 1952-07-23 Mojtabavi (IRI) decision (3-0), Berlin (SWE) 1
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Iran IRI Round Five 1T 1952-07-23 4
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Iran IRI Round Five Match #2 AC 1952-07-23 Mojtabavi (IRI) 0
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Iran IRI Round Four 3 1952-07-22 4
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Iran IRI Round Four Match #4 1 1952-07-22 Mojtabavi (IRI) decision (3-0), Yamazaki (JPN) 1
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Iran IRI Round Three 3T 1952-07-22 3
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Iran IRI Round Three Match #6 1 1952-07-22 Mojtabavi (IRI) decision (3-0), Scott (AUS) 1
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Iran IRI Round Two 5T 1952-07-21 2
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Iran IRI Round Two Match #9 1 1952-07-21 Mojtabavi (IRI) decision (2-1), Rybalko (URS) 1
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Iran IRI Round One 3T 1952-07-20 1
1952 Summer 27 Helsinki Wrestling Iran IRI Round One Match #10 1 1952-07-20 Mojtabavi (IRI) decision (2-1), Keisala (FIN) 1
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