Cuba at the 1972 Summer Olympics

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Cuba at the Olympic Games

Flag of Cuba
IOC code  CUB
NOC Cuban Olympic Committee
At the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich
Competitors 137 (109 men and 28 women) in 14 sports
Medals
Rank: 14
Gold
3
Silver
1
Bronze
4
Total
8
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games

Cuba competed at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, West Germany. 137 competitors, 109 men and 28 women, took part in 69 events in 14 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event
 Gold Martinez, OrlandoOrlando Martinez Boxing Men's bantamweight
 Gold Correa, EmilioEmilio Correa Boxing Men's welterweight
 Gold Stevenson, TeófiloTeófilo Stevenson Boxing Men's heavyweight
 Silver Carrillo, GilbertoGilberto Carrillo Boxing Men's light-heavyweight
 Bronze Chivás, SilviaSilvia Chivás Athletics Women's 100 metres
 Bronze Chivás, SilviaSilvia Chivás, Marlene Elejarde, Fulgencia Romay, and Carmen Valdés Athletics Women's 4×100 metre relay
 Bronze Alvarez, JoséJosé Alvarez, Miguel Calderón, Rafael Cañizares, Pedro Chappé, Juan Carlos Domecq, Ruperto Herrera, Tomás Herrera, Conrado Pérez, Juan Roca, Franklin Standard, Alejandro Urgellés, and Oscar Varona Basketball Men's team
 Bronze Rodríguez (boxer), DouglasDouglas Rodríguez (boxer) Boxing Men's flyweight

Athletics[edit]

Men's 100 metres

Men's High Jump

Men's 4x100m Relay

Basketball[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Men's Welterweight (– 67 kg)
Men's Light Middleweight (– 71 kg)
Men's Heavyweight (+ 81 kg)

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Six cyclists represented Cuba in 1972.

Individual road race
Team time trial
Individual pursuit
Team pursuit

Fencing[edit]

15 fencers, 10 men and 5 women, represented Cuba in 1972.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre
Women's foil
Women's team foil

Gymnastics[edit]

Judo[edit]

Men's Lightweight

Men's Middleweight

Men's Half-Heavyweight

Rowing[edit]

Men's Coxed Pairs
Men's Coxless Fours

Shooting[edit]

Volleyball[edit]

Men's Team Competition
  • Preliminary Round (Group B)
    • Lost to East Germany (0-3)
    • Lost to Japan (0-3)
    • Defeated West Germany (3-2)
    • Lost to Romania (0-3)
    • Defeated Brazil (3-2)
  • Classification Match
    • 9th/10th place: Lost to Poland (0-3) → Tenth place

Water polo[edit]

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cuba at the 1972 Munich Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2011-02-11. 

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