Burma at the 1956 Summer Olympics

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Burma at the
1956 Summer Olympics
Flag of Burma (1948-1974).svg
IOC code BIR
in Melbourne/Stockholm
Competitors 11 in 4 sports
Medals
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 0 0 0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Myanmar (1992-)

Burma competed at the 1956 Summer Olympics in Melbourne, Australia.

Athletics[edit]

Men
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Naw Myitung 10000 m N/A DNF
Marathon N/A 2:49:32 26

Boxing[edit]

Men
Athlete Event 1 Round 2 Round Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Yai Shwe Flyweight BYE  John Caldwell (IRL)
L TKO-3
Did not advance
Thein Myint Bantamweight BYE  Eder Jofre (BRA)
L PTS
Did not advance
Yaichit Wang Featherweight BYE  Shinetsu Suzuki (JPN)
L PTS
Did not advance
Terrence Oung Light Welterweight  Constantin Dumitrescu (ROU)
L PTS
Did not advance

Sailing[edit]

Open
Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
Lwin U Maung Maung Finn 17 18 17 17 17 17 18 1007 19
Gyi Khin Pe
Chow Park Wing
12m² Sharpie DNF 13 11 DNF DNF DNS DNS 275 13

Weightlifting[edit]

Men
Athlete Event Military press Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Aw Chu Kee 56 kg 85,0 12 80,0 13 110,0 13 275,0 11
Tun Maung Kywe 60 kg 90,0 14 92,5 11 115,0 14 297,5 14
Nil Tun Maung 67.5 kg 110,0 7 105,0 7 137,5 7 352,5 8

References[edit]