Throwing it back to the Olympic champions and medalists of 1972!
At the 1972 Munich Summer Games, USA's Dan Gable won all six of his matches without giving up a point.
1972 Olympic Freestyle Champions
Weight - Wrestler, Team
48 - Roman Dmitriyev, URS
52 - Kiyomi Kato, JPN
57 - Hideaki Yanagida, JPN
62 - Zagalav Abdulbekov, URS
68 - Dan Gable, USA
74 - Wayne Wells, USA
82 - Levan Tediashvili, URS
90 - Ben Peterson, USA
100 - Ivan Yarygin, URS
100+ - Aleksandr Medved, URS
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