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Wrestling

At the 1988 Summer Olympics in Seoul, 20 wrestling events were contested, for all men only. There were 10 weight classes in each of the freestyle wrestling and Greco-Roman wrestling disciplines.

Contents

Medal summary

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Freestyle

Event Gold Silver Bronze
48 kg
details
Merchant flag of Japan (1870).svg Takashi Kobayashi
Japan (JPN)
Flag of Bulgaria (1971-1990).svg Ivan Tzonov
Bulgaria (BUL)
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Sergei Karamchakov
Soviet Union (URS)
52 kg
details
Merchant flag of Japan (1870).svg Mitsuru Sato
Japan (JPN)
Flag of SFR Yugoslavia.svg Šaban Trstena
Yugoslavia (YUG)
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Vladimir Toguzov
Soviet Union (URS)
57 kg
details
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Sergei Beloglazov
Soviet Union (URS)
Flag of Iran.svg Askari Mohammadian
Iran (IRI)
Flag of South Korea.svg Noh Kyung-Sun
South Korea (KOR)
62 kg
details
Flag of the United States.svg John Smith
United States (USA)
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Stepan Sarkisyan
Soviet Union (URS)
Flag of Bulgaria (1971-1990).svg Simeon Shterev
Bulgaria (BUL)
68 kg
details
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Arsen Fadzayev
Soviet Union (URS)
Flag of South Korea.svg Park Jang-Soon
South Korea (KOR)
Flag of the United States.svg Nate Carr
United States (USA)
74 kg
details
Flag of the United States.svg Kenny Monday
United States (USA)
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Adlan Varayev
Soviet Union (URS)
Flag of Bulgaria (1971-1990).svg Rahmat Sukra
Bulgaria (BUL)
82 kg
details
Flag of South Korea.svg Han Myung-Woo
South Korea (KOR)
Flag of Turkey.svg Necmi Gençalp
Turkey (TUR)
Flag of Czechoslovakia.svg Jozef Lohyňa
Czechoslovakia (TCH)
90 kg
details
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Makharbek Khadartsev
Soviet Union (URS)
Merchant flag of Japan (1870).svg Akira Ota
Japan (JPN)
Flag of South Korea.svg Kim Tae-Woo
South Korea (KOR)
100 kg
details
Flag of Romania (1965-1989).svg Vasile Puşcaşu
Romania (ROU)
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Leri Khabelov
Soviet Union (URS)
Flag of the United States.svg William Scherr
United States (USA)
130 kg
details
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg David Gobezhishvili
Soviet Union (URS)
Flag of the United States.svg Bruce Baumgartner
United States (USA)
Flag of East Germany.svg Andreas Schröder
East Germany (GDR)

Greco-Roman

Event Gold Silver Bronze
48 kg
details
Flag of Italy.svg Vincenzo Maenza
Italy (ITA)
Flag of Poland.svg Andrzej Głąb
Poland (POL)
Flag of Bulgaria (1971-1990).svg Bratan Tzenov
Bulgaria (BUL)
52 kg
details
Flag of Norway.svg Jon Rønningen
Norway (NOR)
Merchant flag of Japan (1870).svg Atsuji Miyahara
Japan (JPN)
Flag of South Korea.svg Lee Jae-Suk
South Korea (KOR)
57 kg
details
Flag of Hungary.svg András Sike
Hungary (HUN)
Flag of Bulgaria (1971-1990).svg Stoyan Balov
Bulgaria (BUL)
Flag of Greece.svg Haralambos Holidis
Greece (GRE)
62 kg
details
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Kamandar Madzhidov
Soviet Union (URS)
Flag of Bulgaria (1971-1990).svg Zhivko Vangelov
Bulgaria (BUL)
Flag of South Korea.svg An Dae-Hyun
South Korea (KOR)
68 kg
details
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Levon Julfalakyan
Soviet Union (URS)
Flag of South Korea.svg Kim Sung-Moon
South Korea (KOR)
Flag of Finland.svg Tapio Sipilä
Finland (FIN)
74 kg
details
Flag of South Korea.svg Kim Young-Nam
South Korea (KOR)
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Daulet Turlykhanov
Soviet Union (URS)
Flag of Poland.svg Józef Tracz
Poland (POL)
82 kg
details
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Mikhail Mamiashvili
Soviet Union (URS)
Flag of Hungary.svg Tibor Komáromi
Hungary (HUN)
Flag of South Korea.svg Kim Sang-Kyu
South Korea (KOR)
90 kg
details
Flag of Bulgaria (1971-1990).svg Atanas Komchev
Bulgaria (BUL)
Flag of Finland.svg Harri Koskela
Finland (FIN)
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Vladimir Popov
Soviet Union (URS)
100 kg
details
Flag of Poland.svg Andrzej Wroński
Poland (POL)
Flag of Germany.svg Gerhard Himmel
West Germany (FRG)
Flag of the United States.svg Dennis Koslowski
United States (USA)
130 kg
details
Flag of the Soviet Union.svg Alexander Karelin
Soviet Union (URS)
Flag of Bulgaria (1971-1990).svg Rangel Gerovski
Bulgaria (BUL)
Flag of Sweden.svg Tomas Johansson
Sweden (SWE)

Medal table

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Soviet Union (URS) 8 4 3 15
2  South Korea (KOR) 2 2 5 9
3  Japan (JPN) 2 2 0 4
4  United States (USA) 2 1 3 6
5  Bulgaria (BUL) 1 4 3 8
6  Poland (POL) 1 1 1 3
7  Hungary (HUN) 1 1 0 2
8  Italy (ITA) 1 0 0 1
 Norway (NOR) 1 0 0 1
 Romania (ROU) 1 0 0 1
11  Finland (FIN) 0 1 1 2
12  Iran (IRI) 0 1 0 1
 Turkey (TUR) 0 1 0 1
 West Germany (FRG) 0 1 0 1
 Yugoslavia (YUG) 0 1 0 1
16  Czechoslovakia (TCH) 0 0 1 1
 East Germany (GDR) 0 0 1 1
 Greece (GRE) 0 0 1 1
 Sweden (SWE) 0 0 1 1

Participating nations

A total of 431 wrestlers from 69 nations competed at the Seoul Games:

References


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