Ghana at the 1968 Summer Olympics

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Ghana at the Olympic Games

Flag of Ghana
IOC code  GHA
NOC Ghana Olympic Committee
At the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City
Competitors
Medals Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games

*As the Gold Coast

Winter Games

Ghana competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, Mexico.

Results by event[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Men's 100 metres

  • Round 1 — 10.5 s (→ 3rd in heat, advanced to round 2)
  • Round 2 — 10.4 s (→ 8th in heat, did not advance)

Women's 200 metres

  • Round 1 — 23.9 s (→ 7th in heat, did not advance)

Men's 400 metres

  • Round 1 — 45.8 s (→ 4th in heat, advanced to round 2)
  • Round 2 — 46.0 s (→ 4th in heat, advanced to semi final)
  • Semi final — 45.9 s (→ 5th in heat, did not advance)

Men's 800 metres

  • Round 1 — 1:50.7 min (→ 4th in heat, did not advance)

Men's 400 metres hurdles

  • Round 1 — 51.6 s (→ 6th in heat, did not advance)

Men's 4x100 metres relay

  • Round 1 — 39.8 s (→ 6th in heat, semi final)
  • Semi final — 39.9 s (→ 5th in heat, did not advance)

Men's long jump

  • Qualification — 7.77 m (→ advanced to the final)
  • Final — 7.71 m (→ 13th place)
  • Qualification — DNS (→ did not advance)

Women's long jump

  • Qualification — 5.61 m (→ advanced to the final)

Men's triple jump

  • Qualification — 15.65 m (→ did not advance)

Boxing[edit]

Light flyweight (48 kg)

Bantamweight (54 kg)

Lightweight (60 kg)

Light welterweight (63.5 kg)

Welterweight (67 kg)

Light middleweight (71 kg)

Middleweight (75 kg)

  • Round of 16 — DNS

Heavyweight (81 kg)

Football (soccer)[edit]

Men

  • Preliminary Round (Group C)

1968-10-13
12:00
Israel  5 – 3  Ghana
Spiegel Goal 11' Goal 75'
Feigenbaum Goal 16' Goal 30' Goal 70'
Report Jabir Goal 18' Goal 79'
Amosa Goal 35'

1968-10-15
12:00
Hungary  2 – 2  Ghana
A. Dunai Goal 15'
Menczel Goal 17'
Report Sunday Goal 12'
Sampene Goal 33'

1968-10-17
12:00
El Salvador  1 – 1  Ghana
Rodríguez Goal 42' Report Kofi Goal 55'

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Hungary 3 2 1 0 8 2 +6 5
 Israel 3 2 0 1 8 6 +2 4
 Ghana 3 0 2 1 6 8 −2 2
 El Salvador 3 0 1 2 2 8 −6 1
  • Team roster

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