Cuba at the 1976 Summer Olympics

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Cuba at the Olympic Games

Flag of Cuba
IOC code  CUB
NOC Cuban Olympic Committee
At the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal
Competitors 156 (132 men and 24 women) in 14 sports
Medals
Rank: 8
Gold
6
Silver
4
Bronze
3
Total
13
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games

Cuba competed at the 1976 Summer Olympics, held in Montreal, the largest city in the French-Canadian province of Quebec. 156 competitors (132 men and 24 women) took part in 76 events covering 14 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold medal.svg Gold[edit]

Silver medal.svg Silver[edit]

Bronze medal.svg Bronze[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Men's 800 metres

  • Alberto Juantorena
    • Heat — 1:47.15
    • Semi Final — 1:45.88
    • Final — 1:43.50 (→ Gold medal.svg Gold Medal)
  • Leandro Civil
    • Heat — 1:45.88
    • Semi Final — 1:47.31 (→ did not advance)

Men's 1500 metres

Men's 4x100 metres Relay

Men's 4x400 metres Relay

Men's 400m Hurdles

  • Damaso Alfonso
    • Heats — 50.76s
    • Semi Final — 49.84s
    • Final — 50.19s (→ 7th place)

Men's Marathon

Men's Long Jump

  • Milan Matos
    • Qualification — 7.57m (→ did not advance)

Men's Triple Jump

  • Pedro Pérez
    • Qualification — 16.51m
    • Qualification — 16.81m (→ 4th place)
  • Armando Herrera
    • Qualification — 15.98m (→ did not advance, 19th place)

Men's High Jump

Men's Discus Throw

Women's Shot Put

Basketball[edit]

Men's Team Competition
  • Preliminary Round (Group A):
    • Defeated Australia (111-89)
    • Lost to Canada (79-84)
    • Defeated Japan (97-56)
    • Defeated Mexico (89-75)
    • Lost to Soviet Union (72-98)
  • Classification Matches:
    • 5th/8th place: Lost to Czechoslovakia (79-91)
    • 7th/8th place: Defeated Australia (92-81) → 7th place

Boxing[edit]

Men's Light Flyweight (– 48 kg)

Men's Flyweight (– 51 kg)

Cycling[edit]

Men's Individual Road Race

Men's 4.000m Individual Pursuit

Fencing[edit]

13 fencers, 9 men and 4 women, represented Cuba in 1976.

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

Football[edit]

Gymnastics[edit]

Judo[edit]

Men's Lightweight

Men's Half-Heavyweight

Men's Open Class

Rowing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Volleyball[edit]

Men's Team Competition
  • Preliminary Round (Group A)
    • Defeated Czechoslovakia (3-1)
    • Lost to Poland (2-3)
    • Defeated South Korea (3-0)
    • Defeated Canada (3-0)
  • Semi Finals
    • Lost to Soviet Union (0-3)
  • Bronze Medal Match
    • Defeated Japan (3-0) → Bronze medal.svg Bronze Medal
Women's Team Competition
  • Preliminary Round (Group B)
    • Defeated East Germany (3-1)
    • Lost to Soviet Union (1-3)
    • Lost to South Korea (2-3)
  • Classification Matches
    • 5th/8th place: Defeated Canada (3-2)
    • 5th/6th place: Defeated East Germany (3-0) → Fifth place

Water polo[edit]

Men's Team Competition

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Cuba at the 1976 Montreal Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2011-04-03. 

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