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Wrestling at the 1924 Summer Olympics

At the 1924 Summer Olympics thirteen wrestling events were contested, all for men. There were six weight classes in Greco-Roman wrestling and seven classes in freestyle wrestling. The Greco-Roman events were held from July 6 to July 10, 1924 and the freestyle competitions were held from July 11 to July 14, 1924.

Medal summary

Freestyle

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Bantamweight
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22x20px Kustaa Pihlajamäki (FIN) 22x20px Kaarlo Mäkinen (FIN) 22x20px Bryan Hines (USA)
Featherweight
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22x20px Robin Reed (USA) 22x20px Chester Newton (USA) 22x20px Katsutoshi Naito (JPN)
Lightweight
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22x20px Russell Vis (USA) 22x20px Volmar Wikström (FIN) 22x20px Arvo Haavisto (FIN)
Welterweight
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22x20px Hermann Gehri (SUI) 22x20px Eino Leino (FIN) 22x20px Otto Müller (SUI)
Middleweight
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22x20px Fritz Hagmann (SUI) 22x20px Pierre Ollivier (BEL) 22x20px Vilho Pekkala (FIN)
Light Heavyweight
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22x20px John Spellman (USA) 22x20px Rudolf Svensson (SWE) 22x20px Charles Courant (SUI)
Heavyweight
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22x20px Harry Steel (USA) 22x20px Henri Wernli (SUI) 22x20px Andrew McDonald (GBR)

Greco-Roman

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Bantamweight
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22x20px Eduard Pütsep (EST) 22x20px Anselm Ahlfors (FIN) 22x20px Väinö Ikonen (FIN)
Featherweight
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22x20px Kalle Anttila (FIN) 22x20px Aleksanteri Toivola (FIN) 22x20px Eric Malmberg (SWE)
Lightweight
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22x20px Oskari Friman (FIN) 22x20px Lajos Keresztes (HUN) 22x20px Källe Westerlund (FIN)
Middleweight
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22x20px Edvard Westerlund (FIN) 22x20px Arthur Lindfors (FIN) 22x20px Roman Steinberg (EST)
Light Heavyweight
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22x20px Carl Westergren (SWE) 22x20px Rudolf Svensson (SWE) 22x20px Onni Pellinen (FIN)
Heavyweight
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22x20px Henri Deglane (FRA) 22x20px Edil Rosenqvist (FIN) 22x20px Rajmund Badó (HUN)

Participating nations

A total of 229 wrestlers from 26 nations competed at the Paris Games.[1]

Medal table

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Finland Finland (FIN) 4 7 5 16
2 United States United States (USA) 4 1 1 6
3 Switzerland Switzerland (SUI) 2 1 2 5
4 Sweden Sweden (SWE) 1 2 1 4
5 Estonia Estonia (EST) 1 0 1 2
6 France France (FRA) 1 0 0 1
7 Hungary Hungary (HUN) 0 1 1 2
8 Belgium Belgium (BEL) 0 1 0 1
9 Great Britain Great Britain (GBR) 0 0 1 1
Japan Japan (JPN) 0 0 1 1

References

  1. ^ "Wrestling at the 1924 Paris Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2013-05-23.