Wrestling
at the Games of the XXVIII Olympiad
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VenueAno Liosia Olympic Hall
Dates22–29 August
No. of events18
Competitors342 from 66 nations
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Wrestling at the 2004 Summer Olympics took place in the Ano Liosia Olympic Hall and was split into two disciplines, Freestyle and Greco-Roman which are further divided into different weight categories. Men competed in both disciplines whereas women only took part in the Freestyle event with 18 gold medals being contested in all. This was the first Olympic Games that included women's wrestling events on the program.[1]

Qualification

Further information: Wrestling at the 2004 Summer Olympics – Qualification

Medalists

Men's freestyle

Event Gold Silver Bronze
55 kg
details
Mavlet Batirov
 Russia
Stephen Abas
 United States
Chikara Tanabe
 Japan
60 kg
details
Yandro Quintana
 Cuba
Masoud Mostafa-Jokar
 Iran
Kenji Inoue
 Japan
66 kg
details
Elbrus Tedeyev
 Ukraine
Jamill Kelly
 United States
Makhach Murtazaliev
 Russia
74 kg
details
Buvaisar Saitiev
 Russia
Gennadiy Laliyev
 Kazakhstan
Iván Fundora
 Cuba
84 kg
details
Cael Sanderson
 United States
Moon Eui-jae
 South Korea
Sazhid Sazhidov
 Russia
96 kg
details
Khadzhimurat Gatsalov
 Russia
Magomed Ibragimov
 Uzbekistan
Alireza Heidari
 Iran
120 kg
details
Artur Taymazov
 Uzbekistan
Alireza Rezaei
 Iran
Aydın Polatçı
 Turkey

Men's Greco-Roman

Event Gold Silver Bronze
55 kg
details
István Majoros
 Hungary
Geidar Mamedaliyev
 Russia
Artiom Kiouregkian
 Greece
60 kg
details
Jung Ji-hyun
 South Korea
Roberto Monzón
 Cuba
Armen Nazaryan
 Bulgaria
66 kg
details
Farid Mansurov
 Azerbaijan
Şeref Eroğlu
 Turkey
Mkhitar Manukyan
 Kazakhstan
74 kg
details
Aleksandr Dokturishvili
 Uzbekistan
Marko Yli-Hannuksela
 Finland
Varteres Samurgashev
 Russia
84 kg
details
Aleksey Mishin
 Russia
Ara Abrahamian
 Sweden
Viachaslau Makaranka
 Belarus
96 kg
details
Karam Gaber
 Egypt
Ramaz Nozadze
 Georgia
Mehmet Özal
 Turkey
120 kg
details
Khasan Baroev
 Russia
Georgiy Tsurtsumia
 Kazakhstan
Rulon Gardner
 United States

Women's freestyle

Event Gold Silver Bronze
48 kg
details
Iryna Merleni
 Ukraine
Chiharu Icho
 Japan
Patricia Miranda
 United States
55 kg
details
Saori Yoshida
 Japan
Tonya Verbeek
 Canada
Anna Gomis
 France
63 kg
details
Kaori Icho
 Japan
Sara McMann
 United States
Lise Legrand
 France
72 kg
details
Wang Xu
 China
Guzel Manyurova
 Russia
Kyoko Hamaguchi
 Japan

Medal table

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Russia (RUS)52310
2 Japan (JPN)2136
3 Uzbekistan (UZB)2103
4 Ukraine (UKR)2002
5 United States (USA)1326
6 Cuba (CUB)1113
7 South Korea (KOR)1102
8 Azerbaijan (AZE)1001
 China (CHN)1001
 Egypt (EGY)1001
 Hungary (HUN)1001
12 Iran (IRI)0213
 Kazakhstan (KAZ)0213
14 Turkey (TUR)0123
15 Canada (CAN)0101
 Finland (FIN)0101
 Georgia (GEO)0101
 Sweden (SWE)0101
19 France (FRA)0022
20 Belarus (BLR)0011
 Bulgaria (BUL)0011
 Greece (GRE)0011
Totals (22 entries)18181854

Participating nations

A total of 342 wrestlers from 66 nations competed at the Athens Games:[1]

References

  1. ^ a b "Wrestling at the 2004 Athens Summer Games". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 9 May 2019.