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Wrestling at the 1956 Melbourne Summer Games:

Men's Welterweight, Freestyle Round Four

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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: JPN Mitsuo Ikeda
Silver: TUR Ä°brahim Zengin
Bronze: URS Vakht'ang Balavadze
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Round Four

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC BP
1 Mitsuo Ikeda 21 Japan JPN 3
2T Ä°brahim Zengin Turkey TUR 4
2T Vakht'ang Balavadze 29 Soviet Union URS 4
4T Nabi Sorouri Iran IRI 5 eliminated
4T Coenraad de Villiers 23 South Africa RSA 5 eliminated
4T Per Berlin 35 Sweden SWE 5 eliminated

Round Four

Unit Date Result
Match #1 1956-12-01 Sorouri (IRI) decision (3-0), de Villiers (RSA)
Match #2 1956-12-01 Ikeda (JPN) decision (3-0), Zengin (TUR)
Match #3 1956-12-01 Balavadze (URS) fall (11:45), Berlin (SWE)