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Yaşar Yılmaz

Full name: Yaşar Yılmaz
Gender: Male
Height: 5-6.5 (169 cm)
Weight: 157 lbs (71 kg)
Born: March 4, 1930 in Rize, Rize, Turkey
Country: TUR Turkey
Sport: Wrestling

Biography

Yaşar Yılmaz was Turkish champion in Greco-Roman in 1950 and 1953. He competed in over 150 international matches for Turkey, highlighted by silver medals that he won at the 1955, 1958, and 1961 World Championships. Yılmaz also competed several other times at the World Championships and was Balkan Champion in 1957 and 1958.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1956 Summer 26 Melbourne Wrestling Men's Bantamweight, Greco-Roman Turkey TUR AC
1960 Summer 30 Roma Wrestling Men's Bantamweight, Greco-Roman Turkey TUR 5T

Men's Bantamweight, Greco-Roman

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result RE BP MR
1956 Summer 26 Melbourne Wrestling Turkey TUR Final Standings AC 1956-12-03 Eliminated r2/6 5
1956 Summer 26 Melbourne Wrestling Turkey TUR Round Two 9T 1956-12-04 4
1956 Summer 26 Melbourne Wrestling Turkey TUR Round Two Match #4 2 1956-12-04 Vyrupayev (URS) decision (3-0), Yılmaz (TUR) 3
1956 Summer 26 Melbourne Wrestling Turkey TUR Round One 3T 1956-12-03 1
1956 Summer 26 Melbourne Wrestling Turkey TUR Round One Match #4 1 1956-12-03 Yılmaz (TUR) decision (3-0), Vercouteren (BEL) 1
1960 Summer 30 Roma Wrestling Turkey TUR Round Five 4T 1960-08-31 7
1960 Summer 30 Roma Wrestling Turkey TUR Round Five Match #3 1T 1960-08-31 Yılmaz (TUR) draw, Petrov (BUL) 2
1960 Summer 30 Roma Wrestling Turkey TUR Round Four 5T 1960-08-30 5
1960 Summer 30 Roma Wrestling Turkey TUR Round Four Match #3 2 1960-08-30 Ichiguchi (JPN) decision, Yılmaz (TUR) 3
1960 Summer 30 Roma Wrestling Turkey TUR Round Three 2T 1960-08-29 2
1960 Summer 30 Roma Wrestling Turkey TUR Round Three Match #4 1 1960-08-29 Yılmaz (TUR) decision, Dubier (FRA) 1
1960 Summer 30 Roma Wrestling Turkey TUR Round Two 2T 1960-08-27 1
1960 Summer 30 Roma Wrestling Turkey TUR Round Two Match #6 1 1960-08-27 Yılmaz (TUR) fall (5:07), Lauchle (USA) 0
1960 Summer 30 Roma Wrestling Turkey TUR Round One 6T 1960-08-26 1
1960 Summer 30 Roma Wrestling Turkey TUR Round One Match #6 1 1960-08-26 Yılmaz (TUR) decision, El-Sayed (UAR) 1
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