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Wrestling at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Men's Light-Heavyweight, Freestyle Round Six

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Host City: Melbourne, Australia
Venue(s): Royal Exhibition Building, Melbourne, Victoria
Date Started: December 1, 1956
Date Finished: December 1, 1956

Gold: IRI Gholam Reza Takhti
Silver: URS Boris Kulayev
Bronze: USA Pete Blair
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Round Six

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC BP
1 Gholam Reza Takhti 26 Iran IRI 1
2 Boris Kulayev 27 Soviet Union URS 6 eliminated
3 Pete Blair 24 United States USA 7 eliminated

Round Six

Unit Date Result
Match #1 1956-12-01 Kulayev (URS) decision (3-0), Blair (USA)
Match #2 1956-12-01 Takhti (IRI)