Hungary at the 1968 Summer Olympics

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Hungary at the Olympic Games

Flag of Hungary
IOC code  HUN
NOC Hungarian Olympic Committee
Website www.mob.hu (Hungarian) (English)
At the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City
Competitors 167 (135 men and 32 women) in 15 sports
Flag bearer Gergely Kulcsár
Medals
Rank: 4
Gold
10
Silver
10
Bronze
12
Total
32
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games
1906

Hungary competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, Mexico. 167 competitors, 135 men and 32 women, took part in 116 events in 15 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold medal.svg Gold[edit]

Silver medal.svg Silver[edit]

Bronze medal.svg Bronze[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Seven cyclists represented Hungary in 1968.

Individual road race
Team time trial
Sprint
1000m time trial
Tandem

Fencing[edit]

20 fencers, 15 men and 5 women, represented Hungary in 1968.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre
Women's foil
Women's team foil

Football[edit]

Gymnastics[edit]

Modern pentathlon[edit]

Three male pentathletes represented Hungary in 1968. They won gold in the team event and András Balczó won a silver in the individual event.

Individual
Team
  • András Balczó
  • István Móna
  • Ferenc Török

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Water polo[edit]

Men's Team Competition
  • Preliminary Round (Group A)
  • Defeated West Germany (6:4)
  • Defeated Spain (7:1)
  • Defeated United States (5:1)
  • Defeated Soviet Union (6:5)
  • Defeated Brazil (8:2)
  • Defeated Cuba (7:1)
  • Semifinals
  • Lost to Yugoslavia (6:8)
  • Bronze Medal Match
  • Defeated Italy (9:4) → Med 3.png Bronze Medal
  • Team Roster

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hungary at the 1968 Mexico City Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 13 September 2014. 

External links[edit]