Wheelchair basketball at the 1968 Summer Paralympics

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Wheelchair basketball
at the III Paralympic Games
Wheelchair basketball pictogram (Paralympics).svg
Paralympic Wheelchair Basketball
Medalists
Gold medal 
Silver medal 
Bronze medal 
«1964 1972»

Wheelchair basketball at the 1968 Summer Paralympics consisted of men's and women's team events.

Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's team
details
 Israel (ISR)

Aryeh Beizam
Jacob Ben-Arie
Tzvi Ben-Tzvi
Shmuel Ben-Zakai
Israel Even-Zahav
Yitzhak Galitzki
Aryeh Gantz
Israel Globus
Shimon Pinto
Baruch Hagai
Avraham Keptelovich
Tzvi Potashnik
Danny Shahar (captain)
Avraham Tshuva
Amnon Weiss
Coach: Reuven Heller

 United States (USA)
 Great Britain (GBR)
Women's team
details
 Israel (ISR)

Ruth Biton
Michal Escapa
Neora Even-Zahav
Malka Halfon
Ayala Malhan
Ariela Meizan
Batia Mishani
Zipora Rubin-Rosenbaum (captain)
Shoshana Sharabi
Batia Shweiki
Geula Siri

 Argentina (ARG)
 United States (USA)

Source: Paralympic.org [1]

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Medallists, 1968 Paralympic Game, Wheelchair rugby". Official Website of the Paralympic Movement. 1968. Retrieved 2012-11-02.