Host City: Athina, Greece
Venue(s): Panathenaic Stadium, Athina
Date Started: April 26, 1906
Date Finished: April 27, 1906
Format: Single-elimination tournament
Finlandâs [Verner Weckman] defeated Austrian [Rudolf Lindmayer] in the final match in 8 minutes. Weckman had won the unofficial 1905 World Championships. He would also compete at the 1908 Olympics, winning another gold medal as a light-heavyweight. Silver went to Austriaâs Rudolf Lindmayer , about whom little is known. Bronze medalist [Robert Behrens] of Denmark would also finish third at the unofficial 1907 European Championships in the unlimited class.
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