2009 World Wrestling Championships

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2009 World Championships
2009 FILA Wrestling World Championships logo.png
Host city Flag of Denmark.svg Herning, Denmark
Dates21–27 September
Stadium Messecenter Herning Exhibition
Champions
FreestyleFlag of Russia.svg  Russia
Greco-RomanFlag of Turkey.svg  Turkey
WomenFlag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan
  2008
2010  

The 2009 World Wrestling Championships were held at the Messecenter Herning exhibition center in Herning, Denmark. The event took place from September 21 to September 27, 2009.

UWW United World Wrestling is the Amateur Wrestling World Championship organized by the United World Wrestling.

Herning Municipality is a municipality in Region Midtjylland on the Jutland peninsula in western Denmark. The municipality covers an area of 1,322.87 km2 (510.76 sq mi) and has a population of 86,813. Its mayor is Lars Krarup, a member of the Venstre political party.

Denmark Constitutional monarchy in Europe

Denmark, officially the Kingdom of Denmark, is a Nordic country and the southernmost of the Scandinavian nations. Denmark lies southwest of Sweden and south of Norway, and is bordered to the south by Germany. The Kingdom of Denmark also comprises two autonomous constituent countries in the North Atlantic Ocean: the Faroe Islands and Greenland. Denmark proper consists of a peninsula, Jutland, and an archipelago of 443 named islands, with the largest being Zealand, Funen and the North Jutlandic Island. The islands are characterised by flat, arable land and sandy coasts, low elevation and a temperate climate. Denmark has a total area of 42,924 km2 (16,573 sq mi), land area of 42,394 km2 (16,368 sq mi), and the total area including Greenland and the Faroe Islands is 2,210,579 km2 (853,509 sq mi), and a population of 5.8 million.

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Medal table

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 54312
2Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan 34310
3Flag of Iran.svg  Iran 2147
4Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey 2125
5Flag of Japan.svg  Japan 2024
6Flag of North Korea.svg  North Korea 1113
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 1113
Flag of Uzbekistan.svg  Uzbekistan 1113
9Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 1023
Flag of Cuba.svg  Cuba 1023
11Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary 1012
12Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China 1001
13Flag of the United States.svg  United States 0213
14Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark 0112
Flag of Georgia.svg  Georgia 0112
Flag of Mongolia.svg  Mongolia 0112
17Flag of Armenia.svg  Armenia 0101
Flag of France.svg  France 0101
Flag of Poland.svg  Poland 0101
20Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine 0055
21Flag of Belarus (1995-2012).svg  Belarus 0033
Flag of Kazakhstan.svg  Kazakhstan 0033
23Flag of Bulgaria.svg  Bulgaria 0011
Flag of Greece.svg  Greece 0011
Flag of India.svg  India 0011
Flag of Nigeria.svg  Nigeria 0011
Flag of Spain.svg  Spain 0011
Totals (27 nations)21214284

Team ranking

RankMen's freestyleMen's Greco-RomanWomen's freestyle
TeamPointsTeamPointsTeamPoints
1Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 63Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey 44Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan 42
2Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan 48Flag of Iran.svg  Iran 39Flag of Japan.svg  Japan 37
3Flag of Iran.svg  Iran 40Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan 38Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada 37
4Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey 27Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 31Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine 35
5Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine 23Flag of Cuba.svg  Cuba 26Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 27
6Flag of Belarus (1995-2012).svg  Belarus 21Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary 19Flag of the United States.svg  United States 24
7Flag of the United States.svg  United States 19Flag of Georgia.svg  Georgia 19Flag of Mongolia.svg  Mongolia 19
8Flag of Uzbekistan.svg  Uzbekistan 18Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark 17Flag of North Korea.svg  North Korea 17
9Flag of Georgia.svg  Georgia 14Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 17Flag of Kazakhstan.svg  Kazakhstan 17
10Flag of India.svg  India 14Flag of Uzbekistan.svg  Uzbekistan 17Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China 16

Medal summary

Men's freestyle

EventGoldSilverBronze
55 kg
details
Yang Kyong-il
Flag of North Korea.svg  North Korea
Sezar Akgül
Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey
Rizvan Gadzhiev
Flag of Belarus (1995-2012).svg  Belarus
Viktor Lebedev
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
60 kg
details
Besik Kudukhov
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Zelimkhan Huseynov
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan
Dilshod Mansurov
Flag of Uzbekistan.svg  Uzbekistan
Vasyl Fedoryshyn
Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine
66 kg
details
Mehdi Taghavi
Flag of Iran.svg  Iran
Rasul Dzhukayev
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Tatsuhiro Yonemitsu
Flag of Japan.svg  Japan
Leonid Spiridonov
Flag of Kazakhstan.svg  Kazakhstan
74 kg
details
Denis Tsargush
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Chamsulvara Chamsulvarayev
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan
Ramesh Kumar
Flag of India.svg  India
Sadegh Goudarzi
Flag of Iran.svg  Iran
84 kg
details
Zaurbek Sokhiev
Flag of Uzbekistan.svg  Uzbekistan
Jake Herbert
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
Ibragim Aldatov
Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine
Sharif Sharifov
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan
96 kg
details
Khadzhimurat Gatsalov
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Khetag Gazyumov
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan
Serhat Balcı
Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey
Giorgi Gogshelidze
Flag of Georgia.svg  Georgia
120 kg
details
Bilyal Makhov
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Fardin Masoumi
Flag of Iran.svg  Iran
Ioannis Arzoumanidis
Flag of Greece.svg  Greece
Tervel Dlagnev
Flag of the United States.svg  United States

Men's Greco-Roman

EventGoldSilverBronze
55 kg
details
Hamid Sourian
Flag of Iran.svg  Iran
Roman Amoyan
Flag of Armenia.svg  Armenia
Håkan Nyblom
Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark
Rovshan Bayramov
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan
60 kg
details
Islambek Albiev
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Dilshod Aripov
Flag of Uzbekistan.svg  Uzbekistan
Nurbakyt Tengizbayev
Flag of Kazakhstan.svg  Kazakhstan
Vitaliy Rahimov
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan
66 kg
details
Farid Mansurov
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan
Manuchar Tskhadaia
Flag of Georgia.svg  Georgia
Ambako Vachadze
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Pedro Mulens
Flag of Cuba.svg  Cuba
74 kg
details
Selçuk Çebi
Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey
Mark Madsen
Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark
Aliaksandr Kikiniou
Flag of Belarus (1995-2012).svg  Belarus
Farshad Alizadeh
Flag of Iran.svg  Iran
84 kg
details
Nazmi Avluca
Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey
Mélonin Noumonvi
Flag of France.svg  France
Habibollah Akhlaghi
Flag of Iran.svg  Iran
Pablo Shorey
Flag of Cuba.svg  Cuba
96 kg
details
Balázs Kiss
Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary
Jimmy Lidberg
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
Amir Aliakbari
Flag of Iran.svg  Iran
Aslanbek Khushtov
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
120 kg
details
Mijaín López
Flag of Cuba.svg  Cuba
Dremiel Byers
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
Jalmar Sjöberg
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
Rıza Kayaalp
Flag of Turkey.svg  Turkey

Women's freestyle

EventGoldSilverBronze
48 kg
details
Mariya Stadnik
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan
Lorisa Oorzhak
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
So Sim-hyang
Flag of North Korea.svg  North Korea
Lyudmyla Balushka
Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine
51 kg
details
Sofia Mattsson
Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden
Han Kum-ok
Flag of North Korea.svg  North Korea
Oleksandra Kohut
Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine
Yuri Kai
Flag of Japan.svg  Japan
55 kg
details
Saori Yoshida
Flag of Japan.svg  Japan
Sona Ahmadli
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan
Alena Filipava
Flag of Belarus (1995-2012).svg  Belarus
Tonya Verbeek
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
59 kg
details
Yuliya Ratkevich
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg  Azerbaijan
Agata Pietrzyk
Flag of Poland.svg  Poland
Marianna Sastin
Flag of Hungary.svg  Hungary
Hanna Vasylenko
Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine
63 kg
details
Mio Nishimaki
Flag of Japan.svg  Japan
Lubov Volosova
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Yelena Shalygina
Flag of Kazakhstan.svg  Kazakhstan
Justine Bouchard
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
67 kg
details
Martine Dugrenier
Flag of Canada (Pantone).svg  Canada
Yulia Bartnovskaya
Flag of Russia.svg  Russia
Ifeoma Iheanacho
Flag of Nigeria.svg  Nigeria
Badrakhyn Odonchimeg
Flag of Mongolia.svg  Mongolia
72 kg
details
Qin Xiaoqing
Flag of the People's Republic of China.svg  China
Ochirbatyn Burmaa
Flag of Mongolia.svg  Mongolia
Maider Unda
Flag of Spain.svg  Spain
Stanka Zlateva
Flag of Bulgaria.svg  Bulgaria

Participating nations

639 competitors from 70 nations participated.

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