Wrestling at the 1960 Summer Olympics
|Medalists - Rome 1960:|
|Men's Freestyle welterweight in Rome 1960|
|Venue: Basilica di Massenzio|
|Participants: 23 athletes participated in the event.|
|Schedule: The final took place on Tuesday, September 6, 1960.|
|Format: Athletes scored negative points (win by fall: 0 points - win by decision: 1 points - draw: 2 points - loss by decision: 3 points - loss by fall: 4 points). Accumulation of 6 negative points eliminated the athlete. If only three athletes remained they entered a round-robin medals tournament with previous results carried over.
|These facts about Men's Freestyle welterweight - Wrestling at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome is based on the official olympic reports and the Olympian Database|