Men's 66-74kg

Wrestling Beijing Olympics

Gold medal favorite: Yavor Yanakiev - Bulgaria

Venue: China Agricultural University Gymnasium

Georgia wins first gold medal in the men’s 74kg greco-roman wrestling

Manuchar Kvirkvelia from Georgia won the men’s greco-roman 74 kilogram wrestling by defeating Chang Yongxiang from China.
It was China’s first Olympic medal ever in the wrestling.
Christophe Guenot from France and Yavor Yanakiev from Bulgaria won bronze medals.

10 years ago