Bulgaria at the 1996 Summer Olympics

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Bulgaria at the Olympic Games

Flag of Bulgaria
IOC code  BUL
NOC Bulgarian Olympic Committee
Website www.bgolympic.org (Bulgarian) (English)
At the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta
Competitors 110 (74 men and 36 women) in 17 sports
Flag bearer Dimo Tonev
Medals
Rank: 22
Gold
3
Silver
7
Bronze
5
Total
15
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Bulgaria competed at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, United States. 110 competitors, 74 men and 36 women, took part in 89 events in 17 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold medal.svg Gold[edit]

Silver medal.svg Silver[edit]

Bronze medal.svg Bronze[edit]

Archery[edit]

Bulgaria sent only one archer to Atlanta. He was defeated in the first round.

Men's Individual Competition:

Athletics[edit]

Men's Long Jump

Men's Marathon

Women's High Jump

Women's Javelin Throw

Women's Discus Throw

Women's Shot Put

Women's Long Jump

  • Iva Prandzheva
    • Qualification — 6.62m
    • Final — 6.82m (→ 7th place)

Women's Triple Jump

  • Iva Prandzheva
    • Qualification — 14.61m
    • Final — 14.92m (→ 4th place)

Badminton[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Men's Flyweight (— 48 kg)

Men's Flyweight (— 51 kg)

Men's Bantamweight (— 54 kg)

Men's Featherweight (— 57 kg)

Men's Lightweight (— 60 kg)

Men's Light Welterweight (— 63,5 kg)

Canoeing[edit]

Diving[edit]

Women's 10m Platform

Fencing[edit]

Three fencers, one man and two women, represented Bulgaria in 1996.

Men's épée
Women's foil

Gymnastics[edit]

Judo[edit]

Rhythmic gymnastics[edit]

Rowing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Men's 100m Butterfly

Men's 200m Individual Medley

Tennis[edit]

Women's Singles Competition

Volleyball[edit]

Men's Indoor Team Competition[edit]

  • Preliminary Round (Group A)
    • Lost to Cuba (0-3)
    • Defeated Brazil (3-0)
    • Lost to Argentina (1-3)
    • Defeated Poland (3-0)
    • Defeated United States (3-2)
  • Quarterfinals
    • Lost to Netherlands (1-3)
  • Classification Matches
    • 5th/8th place: Lost to Cuba (1-3)
    • 7th/8th place: Defeated Argentina (3-1) → 7th place

Weightlifting[edit]

Men's Light-Heavyweight

  • Krastu Milev
    • Final — 160.0 + 200.0 = 360.0 (→ 8th place)

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Bulgaria at the 1996 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-02-05. 

External links[edit]