Azerbaijan at the 1996 Summer Olympics

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Azerbaijan at the
1996 Summer Olympics
Flag of Azerbaijan.svg
IOC code AZE
NOC National Olympic Committee of the Azerbaijani Republic
Website www.noc-aze.org (Azerbaijani) (English)
in Atlanta
Competitors 23 (20 men, 3 women) in 9 sports
Flag bearer Nazim Hüseynov
Medals
Ranked 61st
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 1 0 1
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Russian Empire (1900–1912)
 Soviet Union (1952–1988)
 Unified Team (1992)

Azerbaijan competed in the Summer Olympic Games as an independent nation for the first time at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, United States. Previously, Azerbaijani athletes competed for the Unified Team at the 1992 Summer Olympics. 23 competitors, 20 men and 3 women, took part in 23 events in 9 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Silver Abdullayev, NamikNamik Abdullayev Wrestling Men's freestyle 52 kg August 1

Athletics[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Men's Light Heavyweight (– 81 kg)

Super Heavyweight (> 91 kg)

  • Adalat Mammadov
    • First Round — Defeated Petr Horacek (Czech Republic), referee stopped contest in second round
    • Second Round — Defeated Josué Blocus (France), referee stopped contest in first round
    • Quarter Finals — Lost to Duncan Dokiwari (Nigeria), referee stopped contest in third round

Diving[edit]

Fencing[edit]

One male fencer represented Azerbaijan in 1996.

Men's sabre

Judo[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Weightlifting[edit]

Men's Light-Heavyweight

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Azerbaijan at the 1996 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-02-05. 

External links[edit]