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Algeria at the 1992 Summer Olympics

Algeria competed at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. The nation won its first ever gold medal at these Games.

Algeria at the
1992 Summer Olympics
Flag of Algeria.svg
IOC codeALG
NOCAlgerian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.coa.dz
in Barcelona
Competitors35 in 7 sports
Medals
Ranked 34th
Gold
1
Silver
0
Bronze
1
Total
2
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event
  Gold Hassiba Boulmerka athletics Women's 1500 metres
  Bronze Hocine Soltani boxing Men's featherweight (57 kg)

Results by eventEdit

AthleticsEdit

MenEdit

Track and road events
Athletes Events Heat Round 1 Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Réda Abdenouz 800 m 1:46.82 10 Q 1:46.06 6 q 1:48.34 7
Noureddine Morceli 1500 m 3:37.98 14 Q 3:39.22 8 Q 3:41.70 7
Aïssa Bel Aout 5000 m 15:02.76 50 N/A Did not advance
Mohamed Salmi Marathon N/A 2:26:56 59
Azzedine Brahmi 3000 m steeplechase 8:28.01 8 Q 8:25.85 6 Q 8:20.71 8
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Result Rank Result Rank
Yacine Mousli High jump 2.10 =33 Did not advance
Abdelkader Klouchi Long jump 5.33 46 Did not advance
Lotfi Khaïda Triple jump 16.31 23 Did not advance

WomenEdit

Track and road events
Athletes Events Heat Round 1 Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Hassiba Boulmerka 1500 m 4:09.91 15 Q 4:03.81 2 Q 3:55.30  

BoxingEdit

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Mohamed Haioun Light-Flyweight   Barbu (ROM)
L 11-2
Did not advance
Yacine Sheikh Flyweight   Filippov (EUN)
W 5-3
  Peden (AUS)
L (KO)
Did not advance
Slimane Zengli Bantamweight   Zhang (CHN)
W 4-0
  Achik (MAR)
L 12-8
Did not advance
Hocine Soltani Featherweight   Maglioni (ARG)
W (RSCH-1)
  Gerena (PUR)
W 23-0
  Damián Sosa (DOM)
W 13-4
  Tews (GER)
L 11-1  
Did not advance
Laïd Bouneb Light-Welterweight   Gollen (IND)
W 11-4
  Henry (BAR)
W 17-3
  Leduc (CAN)
L 8-1
Did not advance
Noureddine Meziane Light-Middleweight   Syed (PAK)
W 7-0
  Klemetsen (NOR)
L 14-3
Did not advance
Ahmed Dine Middleweight   Russo (ITA)
W 6-4
  Joval (NED)
W 22-14
  Byrd (USA)
L 21-2
Did not advance
Mohamed Ben Guesmia Light-Heavyweight   Yant (VEN)
W 15-11
  Bartnik (POL)
L 14-3
Did not advance

JudoEdit

Men
Athlete Event Result
Abdelhakim Harkat Half-Lightweight =17
Meziane Dahmani Lightweight =9
Women
Athlete Event Result
Salima Souakri Extra-Lightweight =5

SwimmingEdit

Men
Athletes Events Heat Finals
Time Rank Time Rank
Abderzak Bella 100 m breaststroke 1:07.88 46 Did not advance
200 m breaststroke 2:26.35 42 Did not advance

VolleyballEdit

Men

Team roster:

Preliminary round - Pool B
Qualified for the quarterfinals
Eliminated
Rk Team Points Played Won Lost PW PL Ratio SW SL Ratio
1   Brazil 10 5 5 0 248 165 1.503 15 2 7.500
2   Cuba 9 5 4 1 231 180 1.283 13 5 2.600
3   Unified Team 8 5 3 2 229 205 1.117 11 7 1.571
4   Netherlands 7 5 2 3 218 181 1.204 8 9 0.889
5   South Korea 6 5 1 4 142 212 0.670 3 12 0.250
6   Algeria 5 5 0 5 100 225 0.444 0 15 0.000
July 26, 1992
15:00
Algeria   '0–3'   Unified Team {{{stadium}}}
(8–15, 7–15, 4–15, –––, –––)

July 28, 1992
10:30
Cuba   '3'–0   Algeria {{{stadium}}}
(15–4, 15–3, 15–2, –––, –––)

August 30, 1992
15:00
Algeria   '0–3'   South Korea {{{stadium}}}
(8–15, 11–15, 12–15, –––, –––)

August 1, 1992
15:00
Netherlands   '3'–0   Algeria {{{stadium}}}
(15–2, 15–5, 15–4, –––, –––)

August 3, 1992
17:30
Algeria   0–3   Brazil {{{stadium}}}
(8–15, 13–15, 9–15, –––, –––)

WeightliftingEdit

Athletes Events Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank
Azzedine Basbas -60 kg 115 =19 150 =11 265 16
Abdelmaanane Yahiaoui -67.5 kg 140 =4 175 =3 315 4

WrestlingEdit

Greco-Roman
Athletes Events Eliminatory round Final round Rank
Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Round 5 Round 6
Mazouz Ben Djedaa Lightweight   Chamangoli (IRI)
L 6-0
  Kim (KOR)
L 15-0
Eliminated
Youssef Bouguerra Welterweight   Marchl (AUT)
L 11-3
  Kornbakk (SWE)
L 17-1
Eliminated

ReferencesEdit