Wrestling at the 2000 Summer Olympics – Men's freestyle 85 kg

The men's freestyle 85 kilograms at the 2000 Summer Olympics as part of the wrestling program was held at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre from September 29 to October 1. The competition held with an elimination system of three or four wrestlers in each pool, with the winners qualify for the quarterfinals, semifinals and final by way of direct elimination.


All times are Australian Eastern Daylight Time (UTC+11:00)


  • F — Won by fall
  • WO — Won by walkover

Elimination pools

Knockout round

SemifinalsGold medal matchFinal
 Magomed Ibragimov (MKD)4
 Charles Burton (USA)2 Magomed Ibragimov (MKD)0
 Adam Saitiev (RUS)5 Adam Saitiev (RUS)3
 Yang Hyung-mo (KOR)0 Adam Saitiev (RUS)7F
 Yoel Romero (CUB)1
 Yoel Romero (CUB)3
 Amir Reza Khadem (IRI)0
Bronze medal match
 Magomed Ibragimov (MKD)4
 Amir Reza Khadem (IRI)1
Classification 5th–6th
 Charles Burton (USA)WO
 Yang Hyung-mo (KOR) 

Final standing

External links

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