Gymnastics at the 1972 Summer Olympics – Men's rings

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Men's rings
at the Games of the XX Olympiad
Medalists
Gold medal    Japan
Silver medal    Soviet Union
Bronze medal    Japan
«1968 1976»
Gymnastics at the
1972 Summer Olympics
Artistic
Team all-around   men   women

Individual all-around men women
Vault men women
Floor men women
Pommel horse men
Rings men
Parallel bars men
Horizontal bar men
Uneven bars women
Balance beam women

These are the results of the men's rings competition, one of eight events for male competitors in artistic gymnastics at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich. The qualification and final rounds took place on August 27, 29 and September 1 at the Sports Hall.

Results[edit]

Qualification[edit]

One-hundred thirteen gymnasts competed in the compulsory and optional rounds on August 27 and 29. The six highest scoring gymnasts advanced to the final on September 1.

Final[edit]

Rank Gymnast C O Prelim Final Total
Gold medal icon.svg  Akinori Nakayama (JPN) 9.700 9.700 9.700 9.650 19.350
Silver medal icon.svg  Mikhail Voronin (URS) 9.600 9.650 9.625 9.650 19.275
Bronze medal icon.svg  Mitsuo Tsukahara (JPN) 9.450 9.600 9.525 9.700 19.225
4  Sawao Kato (JPN) 9.500 9.600 9.550 9.600 19.150
5  Eizo Kenmotsu (JPN) 9.600 9.500 9.550 9.400 18.950
5  Klaus Koste (GDR) 9.450 9.550 9.500 9.450 18.950

References[edit]