Uganda at the 1980 Summer Olympics

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Uganda at the
1980 Summer Olympics
Flag of Uganda.svg
IOC code UGA
NOC Uganda Olympic Committee
Website www.nocuganda.com
in Moscow
Competitors 13 (13 men and 0 women) in 2 sports
Medals
Ranked 32nd
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 1 0 1
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Uganda competed at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, USSR. The nation returned to the Olympic Games after boycotting the 1976 Summer Olympics.

Medalists[edit]

Silver medal.svg Silver[edit]

Results by event[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Men's 4x400 metres Relay

  • Heat — 3:07.0 (→ did not advance)

Men's 400 m Hurdles

  • Heat — 50.87
  • Semifinals — 51.10 (→ did not advance)

Men's Long Jump

  • Qualification — no mark (→ no ranking)

Men's Javelin Throw

  • Qualification — 82.68 m
  • Final — 77.34 m (→ 12th place)

Boxing[edit]

Men's Light Flyweight (– 48 kg)

  • First Round — Bye
  • Second Round — Lost to György Gedó (Hungary) after referee stopped contest in first round

Men's Bantamweight (– 54 kg)

  • First Round — Bye
  • Second Round — Defeated Aleksandr Radev (Bulgaria) after referee stopped contest in first round
  • Third Round — Defeated Ali ben Maghenia (France) on points (5-0)
  • Quarter Finals — Lost to Bernardo Piñango (Venezuela) after knock-out in second round

Men's Lightweight (– 60 kg)

  • First Round — Bye
  • Second Round — Lost to Richard Nowakowski (East Germany) after referee stopped contest in first round

Men's Light-Welterweight (– 63,5 kg)

Men's Welterweight (– 67 kg)

References[edit]