Wrestling at the 2020 Summer Olympics

Competitive event at the 2020 Summer Olympics

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Wrestling
at the Games of the XXXII Olympiad
VenueMakuhari Messe
Dates1–7 August 2021
No. of events18
Competitors288
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Wrestling at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo will feature two disciplines, freestyle and Greco-Roman, which will be further divided into different weight categories. Men will compete in both disciplines whereas women will only participate in the freestyle events, with 18 gold medals awarded. Wrestling has been contested at every modern Summer Olympic Games, except Paris 1900.[1]

Around 288 wrestlers were expected to compete in 18 events at the 2020 Summer Olympics which was postponed in March 2020 and planned for 2021 as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic.[2]

Competition format

16 wrestlers compete in each division.

Competition schedule

R Repechage R16 Round of 16 QF Quarter-Finals SF Semi-Finals F Finals
Schedule[3][4]
Event↓/Date → Aug 1 Aug 2 Aug 3 Aug 4 Aug 5 Aug 6 Aug 7
M E M E M E M E M E M E M E
Men's Freestyle
57kg R16 QF SF R F
65kg R16 QF SF R F
74kg R16 QF SF R F
86kg R16 QF SF R F
97kg R16 QF SF R F
125kg R16 QF SF R F
Women's Freestyle
50kg R16 QF SF R F
53kg R16 QF SF R F
57kg R16 QF SF R F
62kg R16 QF SF R F
68kg R16 QF SF R F
76kg R16 QF SF R F
Men's Greco-Roman
60kg R16 QF SF R F
67kg R16 QF SF R F
77kg R16 QF SF R F
87kg R16 QF SF R F
97kg R16 QF SF R F
130kg R16 QF SF R F

Qualification

Medal summary

Medal table

Medalists

Men's freestyle

Event Gold Silver Bronze
57 kg
details
65 kg
details
74 kg
details
86 kg
details
97 kg
details
125 kg
details

Men's Greco-Roman

Event Gold Silver Bronze
60 kg
details
67 kg
details
77 kg
details
87 kg
details
97 kg
details
130 kg
details

Women's freestyle

Event Gold Silver Bronze
50 kg
details
53 kg
details
57 kg
details
62 kg
details
68 kg
details
76 kg
details

Participation

Participating nations

Competitors

Official referees

See also

References

  1. ^ "Tokyo 2020: Wrestling". Retrieved 17 July 2018.
  2. ^ "IOC, IPC, Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee and Tokyo Metropolitan Government Announce New Dates for the Olympic and Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020". olympic.org. IOC. 30 March 2020. Archived from the original on 30 March 2020. Retrieved 30 March 2020.
  3. ^ "Schedule - Wrestling Tokyo 2020 Olympics". Olympian Database. Retrieved 17 March 2020.
  4. ^ "Wrestling Competition Schedule". Tokyo 2020. Retrieved 17 March 2020.
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