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Turkey at the 1956 Summer Olympics

Turkey at the Olympic Games

Flag of Turkey
IOC code  TUR
NOC National Olympic Committee of Turkey
Website www.olimpiyatkomitesi.org.tr (Turkish)
At the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne/Stockholm
Competitors
Medals
Rank: 12
Gold
3
Silver
2
Bronze
2
Total
7
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games
1906

Turkey competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia and Stockholm, Sweden (equestrian events).

Medalists

Medal Name Sport Event
 Gold Bayrak, MithatMithat Bayrak Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman Welterweight
 Gold Dağıstanlı, MustafaMustafa Dağıstanlı Wrestling Freestyle Bantamweight
 Gold Kaplan, HamitHamit Kaplan Wrestling Freestyle Heavyweight
 Silver Doğan, RızaRıza Doğan Wrestling Greco-Roman Lightweight
 Silver Zengin, İbrahimİbrahim Zengin Wrestling Freestyle Welterweight
 Bronze Eğribaş, Dursun AliDursun Ali Eğribaş Wrestling Greco-Roman Flyweight
 Bronze Akbaş, HüseyinHüseyin Akbaş Wrestling Freestyle Flyweight
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