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Wrestling at the 1996 Summer Olympics – Men's Greco-Roman 48 kg


Wrestling at the 1996 Summer Olympics – Men's Greco-Roman 48 kg

Wrestling at the
1996 Summer Olympics
Freestyle Greco-Roman
  48 kg     48 kg  
  52 kg     52 kg  
  57 kg     57 kg  
  62 kg     62 kg  
  68 kg     68 kg  
  74 kg     74 kg
  82 kg     82 kg
  90 kg     90 kg
  100 kg     100 kg
  130 kg     130 kg

The Men's Greco-Roman 48 kg at the Georgia World Congress Center from July 19 to July 20.

The gold and silver medalists were determined by the final match of the main single-elimination bracket. The losers advanced to the repechage. These matches determined the bronze medalist for the event.


  • Medalists 1
  • Results 2
    • Round 1 2.1
    • Round 2 2.2
    • Round 3 2.3
    • Round 4 2.4
    • Round 5 2.5
    • Round 6 2.6
    • Finals 2.7
  • Final standing 3
  • References 4


Gold  Sim Kwon-ho
South Korea (KOR)
Silver  Aleksandr Pavlov
Belarus (BLR)
Bronze  Zafar Guliyev
Russia (RUS)


Round 1

 Zafar Guliyev (RUS) 3–2  Hiroshi Kado (JPN)
 Bayram Özdemir (TUR) 11–0  Enrique Aguilar (MEX)
)PER( 0–10  Ioannis Agakatzanian (GRE)
 Francesco Costantino (ITA) 6–8  GEO)
 Bratan Tsenov (BUL) 10–0  Abdullah Al-Ezani (YEM)
 Oleg Kutscherenko (GER) 10–0  Tahir Zahidov (AZE)
 Wilber Sánchez (CUB) 12–3  Mujaahid Maynard (USA)
 Aleksandr Pavlov (BLR) 11–0  José Ochoa (VEN)
 Kang Yong-gyun (PRK) 9–3  Piotr Jabłoński (POL)
 Sim Kwon-ho (KOR) Bye

Round 2

Losers table
 Hiroshi Kado (JPN) 10–0  Enrique Aguilar (MEX)
)PER( 0–10  Francesco Costantino (ITA)
 Abdullah Al-Ezani (YEM) 0–11  Tahir Zahidov (AZE)
 Mujaahid Maynard (USA) 4–2 Fall  José Ochoa (VEN)
 Piotr Jabłoński (POL) Bye
Winners table
 Sim Kwon-ho (KOR) 2–1  Zafar Guliyev (RUS)
 Bayram Özdemir (TUR) 2–3 DQ  Ioannis Agakatzanian (GRE)
 GEO) 7–4  Bratan Tsenov (BUL)
 Oleg Kutscherenko (GER) 1–1  Wilber Sánchez (CUB)
 Aleksandr Pavlov (BLR) 3–2  Kang Yong-gyun (PRK)

Round 3

Losers table
 Piotr Jabłoński (POL) 1–9  Hiroshi Kado (JPN)
 Francesco Costantino (ITA) 5–0  Tahir Zahidov (AZE)
 Mujaahid Maynard (USA) 0–6  Zafar Guliyev (RUS)
 Bayram Özdemir (TUR) 4–0  Bratan Tsenov (BUL)
 Oleg Kutscherenko (GER) 0–3  Kang Yong-gyun (PRK)
Winners table (Quarterfinals)
 Sim Kwon-ho (KOR) 4–1  Ioannis Agakatzanian (GRE)
 GEO) Bye
 Wilber Sánchez (CUB) Bye
 Aleksandr Pavlov (BLR) Bye

Round 4

Losers table
 Hiroshi Kado (JPN) 4–0  Francesco Costantino (ITA)
 Zafar Guliyev (RUS) 7–0  Bayram Özdemir (TUR)
 Kang Yong-gyun (PRK) 10–0  Ioannis Agakatzanian (GRE)
Winners table (Semifinals)
 Sim Kwon-ho (KOR) 11–0  GEO)
 Wilber Sánchez (CUB) 0–5  Aleksandr Pavlov (BLR)

Round 5

Losers table
 Hiroshi Kado (JPN) 0–11  Kang Yong-gyun (PRK)
 Zafar Guliyev (RUS) Bye

Round 6

Losers table
 GEO) 0–6  Zafar Guliyev (RUS)
 Kang Yong-gyun (PRK) 7–0  Wilber Sánchez (CUB)


7th place match
 Hiroshi Kado (JPN) 1–0 WDR  Ioannis Agakatzanian (GRE)
5th place match
 GEO) 0–4  Wilber Sánchez (CUB)
Bronze medal match
 Zafar Guliyev (RUS) 4–0  Kang Yong-gyun (PRK)
Gold medal match
 Sim Kwon-ho (KOR) 4–0  Aleksandr Pavlov (BLR)

Final standing

Rank Athlete
1st  Sim Kwon-ho (KOR)
2nd  Aleksandr Pavlov (BLR)
3rd  Zafar Guliyev (RUS)
4  Kang Yong-gyun (PRK)
5  Wilber Sánchez (CUB)
6  GEO)
7  Hiroshi Kado (JPN)
8  Ioannis Agakatzanian (GRE)
9  Francesco Costantino (ITA)
10  Bayram Özdemir (TUR)
11  Bratan Tsenov (BUL)
12  Oleg Kutscherenko (GER)
13  Mujaahid Maynard (USA)
14  Tahir Zahidov (AZE)
15  Piotr Jabłoński (POL)
16  José Ochoa (VEN)
17  Enrique Aguilar (MEX)
18 )PER(
19  Abdullah Al-Ezani (YEM)


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