1973 Summer Universiade

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VII Summer Universiade
Nations participating72[1]
Athletes participatingsome 4,000[1]
Events10 sports
Opening ceremonyAugust 15
Closing ceremonyAugust 25
Officially opened byLeonid Brezhnev
Main venueCentral Lenin Stadium[2]

The 1973 Summer Universiade, also known as the VII Summer Universiade, took place in Moscow, USSR.

Sports and venues at the 1973 Summer Universiade [2][edit]

Medal table[edit]

  *   Host nation

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1 Soviet Union (URS)*693530134
2 United States (USA)19151852
3 Japan (JPN)39214
4 Romania (ROU)38617
5 Poland (POL)23510
6 Cuba (CUB)2327
7 Czechoslovakia (TCH)2316
 Great Britain (GBR)2316
9 Italy (ITA)2068
10 Finland (FIN)19414
11 Bulgaria (BUL)17715
12 West Germany (FRG)14712
13 East Germany (GDR)13812
14 France (FRA)1214
15 Yugoslavia (YUG)1124
16 Mongolia (MGL)1012
17 Hungary (HUN)07310
18 Iran (IRN)0404
19 Canada (CAN)0257
20 Australia (AUS)0134
21 Netherlands (NED)0101
22 Brazil (BRA)0055
23 South Korea (KOR)0022
24 India (IND)0011
 Kenya (KEN)0011
 Mexico (MEX)0011
Totals (26 nations)111120122353

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Panorama of the 1973 Sports Year (in Russian). Moscow: Fizkultura i sport. 1974.
  2. ^ a b Olympic Review