|2009 World Championships|
|Stadium||Messecenter Herning Exhibition|
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|Totals (27 nations)||21||21||42||84|
|Rank||Men's freestyle||Men's Greco-Roman||Women's freestyle|
|55 kg|| Yang Kyong-il || Sezar Akgül || Rizvan Gadzhiev |
| Viktor Lebedev |
|60 kg|| Besik Kudukhov || Zelimkhan Huseynov || Dilshod Mansurov |
| Vasyl Fedoryshyn |
|66 kg|| Mehdi Taghavi || Rasul Dzhukayev || Tatsuhiro Yonemitsu |
| Leonid Spiridonov |
|74 kg|| Denis Tsargush || Chamsulvara Chamsulvarayev || Ramesh Kumar |
| Sadegh Goudarzi |
|84 kg|| Zaurbek Sokhiev || Jake Herbert || Ibragim Aldatov |
| Sharif Sharifov |
|96 kg|| Khadzhimurat Gatsalov || Khetag Gazyumov || Serhat Balcı |
| Giorgi Gogshelidze |
|120 kg|| Bilyal Makhov || Fardin Masoumi || Ioannis Arzoumanidis |
| Tervel Dlagnev |
|55 kg|| Hamid Sourian || Roman Amoyan || Håkan Nyblom |
| Rovshan Bayramov |
|60 kg|| Islambek Albiev || Dilshod Aripov || Nurbakyt Tengizbayev |
| Vitaliy Rahimov |
|66 kg|| Farid Mansurov || Manuchar Tskhadaia || Ambako Vachadze |
| Pedro Mulens |
|74 kg|| Selçuk Çebi || Mark Madsen || Aliaksandr Kikiniou |
| Farshad Alizadeh |
|84 kg|| Nazmi Avluca || Mélonin Noumonvi || Habibollah Akhlaghi |
| Pablo Shorey |
|96 kg|| Balázs Kiss || Jimmy Lidberg || Amir Aliakbari |
| Aslanbek Khushtov |
|120 kg|| Mijaín López || Dremiel Byers || Jalmar Sjöberg |
| Rıza Kayaalp |
|48 kg|| Mariya Stadnik || Lorisa Oorzhak || So Sim-hyang |
| Lyudmyla Balushka |
|51 kg|| Sofia Mattsson || Han Kum-ok || Oleksandra Kohut |
| Yuri Kai |
|55 kg|| Saori Yoshida || Sona Ahmadli || Alena Filipava |
| Tonya Verbeek |
|59 kg|| Yuliya Ratkevich || Agata Pietrzyk || Marianna Sastin |
| Hanna Vasylenko |
|63 kg|| Mio Nishimaki || Lubov Volosova || Yelena Shalygina |
| Justine Bouchard |
|67 kg|| Martine Dugrenier || Yulia Bartnovskaya || Ifeoma Iheanacho |
| Badrakhyn Odonchimeg |
|72 kg|| Qin Xiaoqing || Ochirbatyn Burmaa || Maider Unda |
| Stanka Zlateva |
639 competitors from 70 nations participated.
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The men's freestyle 55 kg is a competition featured at the 2009 World Wrestling Championships, and was held at the Messecenter Herning exhibition center in Herning, Denmark on September 21.
The men's freestyle 96 kg is a competition featured at the 2009 World Wrestling Championships, and was held at the Messecenter Herning exhibition center in Herning, Denmark on September 21.
The men's freestyle 120 kg is a competition featured at the 2009 World Wrestling Championships, and was held at the Messecenter Herning exhibition center in Herning, Denmark on September 22.
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The women's freestyle 51 kg is a competition featured at the 2009 World Wrestling Championships, and was held at the Messecenter Herning exhibition center in Herning, Denmark on September 23.
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