1982 Central American and Caribbean Games

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The 14th Central American and Caribbean Games were held in Havana, Cuba from August 7 to August 18, 1982,[1] and included 2,420 athletes from nineteen nations competing in 25 different sports. Some events were held in Santiago de Cuba, Cienfuegos, and the eastern end of the island.[2]

Opening[edit]

The torch was carried by María Caridad Colón.

Sports[edit]

The Games had twenty four sports.[3]

Notable results[edit]

  • The Dominicans best the Cubans in baseball.
  • A snatch world record was set by Cuban Daniel Núñez.

Medal table[edit]

Rank Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1 Cuba 173 71 38 282
2 Mexico 29 55 47 131
3 Venezuela 19 39 54 112
4 Puerto Rico 7 43 54 104
5 Dominican Republic 4 8 22 34
6 Jamaica 4 3 6 13
7 Costa Rica 3 1 4 8
8 Virgin Islands 2 5 4 11
9 Bahamas 2 3 4 9
10 Guatemala 2 1 6 9
11 Trinidad and Tobago 1 2 6 9
12 Guyana 1 0 1 2
13 Haiti 1 0 0 1
14 Panama 0 11 9 20
15 Nicaragua 0 3 5 8
16 Belize 0 1 0 1
17 Netherlands Antilles 0 0 3 3
18 Barbados 0 0 2 2
19 Bermuda 0 0 2 2
19 Grenada 0 0 2 2
21 Suriname 0 0 1 1
Total 248 246 270 764

References[edit]

  1. ^ Official Results Archived 2012-03-27 at the Wayback Machine. p. 89 "held its fourteenth edition in Havana, on August 7-18"
  2. ^ Official Results Archived 2012-03-27 at the Wayback Machine. p.89 "with sub-venues in the cities of Santiago de Cuba, in the eastern part of the island, and in Cienfuegos, to the center"
  3. ^ Official Results Archived 2012-03-27 at the Wayback Machine. p. 89 "The program of competitions this time covered 24 sports"

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