Judo at the 1964 Summer Olympics – Men's 80 kg

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The middleweight class was a judo event held as part of the Judo at the 1964 Summer Olympics programme. The weight class was the second-lightest contested, and allowed judokas of up to eighty kilograms. The competition was held on Wednesday, October 21, 1964. [1]

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Twenty-five judokas from twenty nations competed.

Medalists

GoldSilverBronze
Isao Okano
Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg  Japan
Wolfgang Hofmann
Flag of the German Olympic Team (1960-1968).svg  United Team of Germany
James Bregman
Flag of the United States.svg  United States
Kim Eui-Tae
Flag of South Korea (1949-1984).png  South Korea

Results

Elimination round

The twenty-five competitors were divided into seven pools of three and one group of four. Each pool played a round-robin tournament, with the winner of the pool advancing to the quarterfinals.

Pool A

PlaceJudokaScoreQual.
1Flag of Argentina.svg  Rodolfo Pérez  (ARG)2-0QQ
2Flag of Malaysia.svg  Kanapathy Moorthy  (MAS)1-1
3Flag of the Philippines (navy blue).svg  Bernardo Repuyan  (PHI)0-2

Pool B

PlaceJudokaScoreQual.
1Flag of the United States.svg  James Bregman  (USA)2-0QQ
2Flag of Mexico (1934-1968).svg  Gabriel Goldschmied  (MEX)1-1
3Flag of Australia.svg  Peter Paige  (AUS)0-2

Pool C

PlaceJudokaScoreQual.
1Flag of the German Olympic Team (1960-1968).svg  Wolfgang Hofmann  (EUA)2-0QQ
2Flag of France.svg  Jacques le Berré  (FRA)1-1
3Flag of Costa Rica.svg  Orlando Madrigal  (CRC)0-2

Pool D

PlaceJudokaScoreQual.
1Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Peter Snijders  (NED)2-0QQ
2Flag of Thailand.svg  Pipat Singsanee  (THA)1-1
3Flag of South Vietnam.svg  Thai Thuc Thuan  (VIE)0-2

Pool E

PlaceJudokaScoreQual.
1Flag of Brazil (1960-1968).svg  Lhofei Shiozawa  (BRA)3-0QQ
2Flag of Austria.svg  Alfred Redl  (AUT)2-1
3Flag of the Philippines (navy blue).svg  Narzal García  (PHI)1-2
4Flag of Costa Rica.svg  Rafael Barquero  (CRC)0-3

Pool F

PlaceJudokaScoreQual.
1Flag of South Korea (1949-1984).png  Kim Eui-Tae  (KOR)2-0QQ
2Flag of the Republic of China.svg  Huang Chin-chun  (ROC)1-1
3Flag of South Vietnam.svg  Lê Bả Thành  (VIE)0-2

Pool G

PlaceJudokaScoreQual.
1Flag of France.svg  Lionel Grossain  (FRA)2-0QQ
2Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Jan Snijders  (NED)1-1
3Flag of the United Kingdom.svg  Sydney Hoare  (GBR)0-2

Pool H

PlaceJudokaScoreQual.
1Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg  Isao Okano  (JPN)2-0QQ
2Flag of Portugal.svg  Fernando Matos  (POR)1-1
3Flag of Venezuela (1954-2006).png  Jorge Lugo  (VEN)0-2

Knockout rounds

The remaining eight judokas competed in a single elimination bracket. Losers in the quarterfinals were placed 5-8 while both losers in the semifinals won bronze medals.

Quarterfinals
October 21
 Semifinals
October 21
 Final
October 21
          
Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg  Isao Okano  (JPN)Okuri-eri-jime 
Flag of France.svg  Lionel Grossain  (FRA)5:18  Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg  Isao Okano  (JPN)Waza-ari-chikai-waza 
Flag of South Korea (1949-1984).png  Kim Eui-Tae  (KOR)Awase-waza Flag of South Korea (1949-1984).png  Kim Eui-Tae  (KOR)- 
Flag of Brazil (1960-1968).svg  Lhofei Shiozawa  (BRA)1:33   Flag of Japan (1870-1999).svg  Isao Okano  (JPN)Yoko-shiho-gatame
Flag of the German Olympic Team (1960-1968).svg  Wolfgang Hofmann  (EUA)Uchi-mata   Flag of the German Olympic Team (1960-1968).svg  Wolfgang Hofmann  (EUA)1:36
Flag of the Netherlands.svg  Peter Snijders  (NED)3:10  Flag of the German Olympic Team (1960-1968).svg  Wolfgang Hofmann  (EUA)Udehishigi-juji-gatame
Flag of the United States.svg  James Bregman  (USA)Awase-waza Flag of the United States.svg  James Bregman  (USA)1:21 
Flag of Argentina.svg  Rodolfo Pérez  (ARG)5:16 

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References

  1. "Judo at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games: Men's Middleweight". Sports Reference. Archived from the original on 18 April 2020. Retrieved 7 May 2018.