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Argentina at the 1996 Summer Olympics

Argentina competed at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, United States. 178 competitors, 131 men and 47 women, took part in 101 events in 20 sports.[1]

Argentina at the
1996 Summer Olympics
Flag of Argentina.svg
IOC codeARG
NOCArgentine Olympic Committee
Websitewww.coarg.org.ar ‹See Tfd›(in Spanish)
in Atlanta
Competitors178 (131 men and 47 women) in 20 sports
Flag bearer Carolina Mariani
Medals
Ranked 54th
Gold
0
Silver
2
Bronze
1
Total
3
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Contents

MedalistsEdit

AthleticsEdit

Men
Athlete Events Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Andrés Charadia Hammer 65.26 17 N/A Did not advance
Carlos Gats 100 m 10.57 3 Did not advance
200 m 20.82 4 Q 20.84 7 Did not advance
Marcelo Pugliese Discus 56.72 29 N/A Did not advance
Antonio Silio Marathon N/A Did not finish
Women
Athlete Events Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Andrea Ávila Long jump 6.00 31 N/A Did not advance
Griselda González Marathon N/A 2:35:12 19
Liliana Martinelli Discus 55.68 35 N/A Did not advance
Marta Orellana 800 m 2:04.99 N/A Did not advance

BasketballEdit

Squad
Argentina Men's National Basketball Team roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club Ctr.
PF 4 Nicola, Marcelo 25 – (1971-05-12)12 May 1971 2.07 m (6 ft 9 in) Tau Cerámica  
PG 5 Farabello, Daniel 22 – (1973-10-18)18 October 1973 1.93 m (6 ft 4 in) Andino  
PF 6 Villar, Luis 29 – (1967-03-15)15 March 1967 2.03 m (6 ft 8 in) Boca Juniors  
SF 7 de la Fuente, Esteban 27 – (1968-11-18)18 November 1968 1.97 m (6 ft 6 in) Quilmes (MdP)  
SF 8 Michel, Ernesto 25 – (1970-10-12)12 October 1970 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Gimnasia (CR)  
PG 9 Milanesio, Marcelo 31 – (1965-02-11)11 February 1965 1.88 m (6 ft 2 in) Atenas  
SG 10 Espil, Juan 28 – (1968-01-05)5 January 1968 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) Atenas  
PF 11 Osella, Diego 26 – (1969-09-14)14 September 1969 1.94 m (6 ft 4 in) Atenas  
C 12 Oberto, Fabricio 21 – (1975-03-21)21 March 1975 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Atenas  
SF 13 Racca, Jorge 24 – (1971-09-04)4 September 1971 1.98 m (6 ft 6 in) Olimpia (VT)  
SF 14 Pérez, Esteban 27 – (1969-03-26)26 March 1969 2.00 m (6 ft 7 in) Peñarol (MdP)  
C 15 Wolkowyski, Rubén 22 – (1973-09-30)30 September 1973 2.08 m (6 ft 10 in) Quilmes (MdP)  
Head coach
Assistant coach(es)
Preliminary Round (Group A)
Qualified for the quarterfinals
Team W L PF PA PD Pts Tie
  United States 5 0 522 345 +177 10
  Lithuania 3 2 427 354 +73 8 1W–0L
  Croatia 3 2 422 386 +36 8 0W–1L
  China 2 3 360 502 –142 7 1W–0L
  Argentina 2 3 351 396 –45 7 0W–1L
  Angola 0 5 280 379 –99 5
July 20
United States   96–68   Argentina
Pts: Robinson 18
Rebs: Hardaway 5
Asts: Hardaway, Hill 5
Pts: Espil 27
Rebs: Nicola 4
Asts: Milanesio 7

Referees: Gennaro Colucci (ITA),
Stylianis Koukouleikidis (GRE)
July 22
Argentina   65–61   Lithuania
Pts: Espil 25
Rebs: Espil 6
Asts: Milanesio 6
Pts: Sabonis 30
Rebs: Sabonis 11
Asts: Marčiulionis 8

Referees: Carl Jungebrand (FIN)
Juan Figueroa (PUR)
July 24
China   87–77   Argentina
Pts: Zheng, Hu 22
Rebs: Zheng 9
Asts: Li 5
Pts: Espil 25
Rebs: Espil 5
Asts: Milanesio 8

Referees: Robert Barnett (AUS)
Roman Ryzhyk (UKR)
July 26
Argentina   75–90   Croatia
Pts: Espil 17
Rebs: Osella 6
Asts: Milanesio 5
Pts: Komazec 28
Rebs: Kukoč 8
Asts: Kukoč 7

Referees: José Piovesan Neto (BRA)
Pascal Dorizon (FRA)
July 28
Argentina   66–62   Angola
Pts: Espil 21
Rebs: Villar 6
Asts: Osella 4
Pts: Dias 17
Rebs: Dias, Moreira 7
Asts: Ucuahamba 4

Referees: Wieslaw Zych (POL)
Kyoung Chong (KOR)
9th to 12th place classification
July 30
Argentina   97–79   South Korea
Pts: Espil 26
Rebs: Pérez 9
Asts: Espil 8
Pts: Jung 17
Rebs: Chun 8
Asts: Kang 8

Referees: Joe DeRosa (USA)
Zhu Jiazhong (CHN)
9th place classification
August 3
Argentina   87–77   Puerto Rico
Pts: Espil, Osella 17
Rebs: Milanesio, Oberto 7
Asts: Espil, Milanesio 7
Pts: Ortiz 21
Rebs: Ortiz 11
Asts: Travieso 5

Referees: Davorin Nakic (CRO)
Antonio Soares de Campos (ANG)

BoxingEdit

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Omar Andrés Narváez Flyweight   Guzmán (DOM)
W
  Assous (ALG)
L
Did not advance
Pablo Chacón Featherweight   Gray (JAM)
W
  Lebon (MRI)
W
  Nagy (HUN)
W
  Kamsing (THA)
L
Did not advance   Bronze
Fabrizio Nieva Lightweight   Agentho (UGA)
W
  Shin (KOR)
L
Did not advance
Guillermo Saputo Welterweight   Bae (KOR)
L
Did not advance
Oscar Gómez Light Middleweight   Tulaganov (UKR)
L (RSC)
Did not advance

Key:

  • RSC – Referee stopped contest

CanoeingEdit

FlatwaterEdit

Athlete Event Heats Repechage Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Javier Correa Men's K-1 500 m 1:42.691 4 1:44.076 3 Q 1:42.071 7 Did not advance
Abelardo Sztrum Men's K-1 1000 m 3:50.547 3 Q Bye 3:44.587 6 Did not advance
Diego Cánepa,
Sergio Mangín
Men's K-2 500 m 1:38.594 6 1:39.535 4 Q 1:37.177 9 Did not advance
Javier Correa,
Abelardo Sztrum
Men's K-2 1000 m 3:49.864 5 3:34.244 1 Q 3:28.128 9 Did not advance

CyclingEdit

Mountain bikeEdit

Athlete Event Time Rank
Lautaro Chávez Men's cross-country DNF
Sandra Ambrosio Women's cross-country DNF

RoadEdit

Athlete Event Time Rank
Gustavo Artacho Men's road race DNF
Rubén Pegorín Men's road race DNF

TrackEdit

Pursuits
Athlete Event Qualifying Quarterfinals Semifinals Finals
Time Rank Opposition
Time
Rank Opposition
Time
Rank Time Rank
Ángel Colla Men's 1000 m time trial N/A 1:06.619 17
Walter Pérez Men's individual pursuit 4:30.715 7 4:22.826 8 Did not advance
Gabriel Curuchet,
Gonzalo García,
Walter Pérez,
Edgardo Simón
Men's team pursuit 4:20.840 14 Did not advance
Points races
Athlete Event Points Rank
Juan Curuchet Men's points race 0 23
Key
  • DNF – Did not finish
  • OVT – Overtaken

EquestrianEdit

Athlete Horse Event Qualifying Final
Penalties Rank Penalties Rank
Julio Albarracín Dinastía Pampero Show jumping 12.00 =59 Did not advance
Federico Castaing Landlord Show jumping 28.00 79 Did not advance
Oscar Fuentes Henry J. Speed Show jumping 12.75 =67 Did not advance
Ricardo Kierkegaard Renomme Show jumping 4.50 35 Did not advance

FencingEdit

Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Leandro Marchetti Men's individual foil   Falchetto (AUT)
W 15–13
  Wienand (GER)
L 1–15
Did not advance
Alejandra Carbone Women's individual foil   Wang (CHN)
L 4–15
Did not advance
Yanina Iannuzzi Women's individual foil   Parisky (ISR)
L 7–15
Did not advance
Dolores Pampin Women's individual foil   Szewczyk (POL)
L 8–15
Did not advance
Alejandra Carbone,
Yanina Iannuzzi,
Dolores Pampin
Women's team foil N/A   Russia
L 20–45
Did not advance

Field hockeyEdit

MenEdit

Team roster and tournament statistics

Coach: Miguel MacCormick

Player GP G S FG PC PS      
1 Pablo Moreira (GK) 7 0 0
2 Jorge Querejeta 5 0 0
3 Edgardo Pailos 7 0 0
4 Diego Chiodo 5 0 0 1
5 Alejandro Doherty 7 0 1
6 Fernando Moresi 7 0 1
7 Rodolfo Pérez 6 1 2 1
8 Carlos Retegui 7 1 7 1
9 Jorge Lombi 7 5 12 3 2 1
10 Gabriel Minadeo 6 0 1
11 Fernando Ferrara 7 4 13 3 1
12 Leandro Baccaro 6 0 1
13 Rodolfo Schmitt 1 0 0
14 Santiago Capurro 5 2 5 2
15 Maximiliano Caldas 7 0 0
16 Pablo Lombi 7 1 2 1
Team totals 7 16 45 12 3 1

Legend: GP – Games Played; G – Goals; S – Shots; FG – Field Goals; PC – Penalty Corners; PS – Penalty Strokes;   Green Cards;   Yellow Cards;   Red Cards

Preliminary Round (Pool A)
Team Pld W D L GF GA Pts
  Spain 5 4 0 1 14 5 8
  Germany 5 3 1 1 10 3 7
  India 5 2 2 1 8 3 5
  Pakistan 5 2 1 2 11 8 5
  Argentina 5 2 0 3 9 13 4
  United States 5 0 0 5 3 23 0
     Qualified for semifinals
July 20
20:00
India   0 – 1   Argentina
P. Lombi   65'
Umpires:
Amin Ayman (EGY)
Peter von Reth (NED)

July 22
20:00
United States   2 – 5   Argentina
Mellor   39'
Jennings   47'
P. Lombi   4',   11'
Ferrara  ,  
Capurro   31'
Umpires:
Yuri Platonov (RUS)
Don Prior (AUS)

July 24
17:30
Spain   2 – 1   Argentina
Escarré   61'
Arnau   65'
P. Lombi   20'
Umpires:
Floris Idenburg (NED)
Peter von Reth (NED)

July 26
9:00
Germany   3 – 0   Argentina
Saliger   16'
Becker   19'
Bellenbaum   64'
Umpires:
Floris Idenburg (NED)
Don Prior (AUS)

July 28
9:00
Pakistan   6 – 2   Argentina
Ahmed   32',   45',   65'
Sarwar   51',   58'
Zaman   53'
Pérez   65'
J. Lombi   68'
Umpires:
Amin Ayman (EGY)
Craig Madden (GBR)
9th to 12th place classification
July 31
8:30
Argentina   4 – 4 (AET)
3 – 0 (PSO)
  Malaysia
Retegui   14',   55'
Ferrara   57'
J. Lombi   69'
Singh   26'
Siva   38'
Nawawi   39'
Shanmuganathan   59'
Umpires:
Kiyoshi Sana (JPN)
Patrick van Beneden (BEL)
9th place match
August 1
8:30
Argentina   3 – 2   South Africa
Ferrara   30'
Capurro   36'
J. Lombi   45'
Nicol   22'
Hallowes   38'
Umpires:
Guillaume Langle (FRA)
Craig Madden (GBR)

WomenEdit

Team roster and tournament statistics

Coach: Rodolfo Mendoza

Player GP G S FG PC PS      
1 Mariana Arnal (GK) 4 0 0
2 Sofía MacKenzie 7 2 0 2
3 Magdalena Aicega 7 0 1
4 Silvia Corvalán 7 0 0
5 Anabel Gambero 7 0 1
6 Julieta Castellán 7 0 0
7 Gabriela Pando 7 0 0
8 Gabriela Sánchez 7 0 2
9 Vanina Oneto 6 0 7
10 Jorgelina Rimoldi 7 2 7 2
11 Karina Masotta (C) 7 2 4 1 1
12 María Castelli 7 1 4 1
13 Verónica Artica 3 0 0
14 Cecilia Rognoni 5 0 1
15 Ayelén Stepnik 2 0 1
16 Mariana González Oliva 6 0 0
Team totals 7 7 28 2 3 1
Preliminary Round
Competed for the gold medal
Competed for the bronze medal
Team Pld W D L GF GA Pts
  Australia 7 6 1 0 24 4 13
  South Korea 7 4 2 1 18 9 10
  Great Britain 7 3 2 2 12 11 8
  Netherlands 7 3 2 2 15 15 8
  United States 7 2 2 3 8 11 6
  Germany 7 2 1 4 10 11 5
  Argentina 7 2 1 4 7 21 5
  Spain 7 0 1 6 5 17 1
July 20
17:30
Argentina   0 – 2   Germany
van Kooperen   17'
Lätzsch   39'
Umpires:
Renee Chatas (USA)
Janice McDonald (GBR)

July 22
09:00
Australia   7 – 1   Argentina
Farrell   9'
Powell   25'
Annan   34',   49',   50'
Roche   61'
Powell   63'
Rimoldi   43'
Umpires:
Carola Heinrichs (GER)
Angela Lario Ruiz (ESP)

July 23
11:00
Spain   0 – 1   Argentina
Rimoldi   44'
Umpires:
Miriam van Gemert (NED)
Janice McDonald (GBR)

July 25
20:00
United States   1 – 2   Argentina
Marois   26' Masotta   6'
MacKenzie   60'
Umpires:
Perl Buckley (AUS)
Carola Heinrichs (GER)

July 27
20:00
Netherlands   4 – 1   Argentina
Donners   5'
de Ruiter   14',   45',   48'
Masotta   39'
Umpires:
Angela Lario Ruiz (ESP)
Gina Spitareli (ITA)

July 28
20:00
Argentina   2 – 2   South Korea
MacKenzie   10'
Castelli   16'
Eung Jung-Cho   33'
Eung Jung-Chang   46'
Umpires:
Renee Chatas (USA)
Margaret Lanning (CAN)

July 30
9:00
Argentina   0 – 5   Great Britain
Nicholson   8',   69'
Sixsmith   13',   61',   68'
Umpires:
Perl Buckley (AUS)
Renee Chatas (USA)

FootballEdit

Squad
Over aged players are marked with * (max 3).
Matches played in parenthesis denotes player came from the bench.
# Name Club Date of Birth Pld Goals  Y
 
Y/R
   
R
 
Goalkeepers
1 Carlos Bossio   Estudiantes de La Plata (1973-12-01)December 1, 1973 (aged 22) 1 0 1 0 0
12 Pablo Cavallero   Vélez Sársfield (1974-04-13)April 13, 1974 (aged 22) 5 0 0 0 0
Defenders
2 Roberto Ayala   Valencia (1973-04-14)April 14, 1973 (aged 23) 6 0 0 0 0
3 José Chamot*   Lazio (1969-05-17)May 17, 1969 (aged 27) 5 0 2 0 0
4 Javier Zanetti   Internazionale (1973-08-10)August 10, 1973 (aged 22) 6 0 0 0 0
6 Roberto Sensini*   Parma (1966-10-12)October 12, 1966 (aged 29) 5 0 1 0 0
Midfielders
5 Matías Almeyda   River Plate (1973-12-21)December 21, 1973 (aged 22) 6 0 1 0 0
8 Diego Simeone*   Atlético Madrid (1970-04-28)April 28, 1970 (aged 26) 3 (3) 1 1 0 0
11 Hugo Morales   Lanús (1974-07-30)July 30, 1974 (aged 21) 4 0 1 0 0
13 Mauricio Pineda   Boca Juniors (1975-07-13)July 13, 1975 (aged 21) 1 0 0 0 0
14 Pablo Paz   Banfield (1973-01-27)January 27, 1973 (aged 23) 1 (1) 0 1 0 0
15 Christian Bassedas   Vélez Sársfield (1973-02-16)February 16, 1973 (aged 23) 3 (1) 0 1 0 0
15 Marcelo Gallardo   River Plate (1976-01-18)January 18, 1976 (aged 20) (4) 0 0 0 0
Forwards
7 Claudio López   Valencia (1974-07-17)July 17, 1974 (aged 22) 5 (1) 2 0 0 0
9 Hernán Crespo   Parma (1975-07-05)July 5, 1975 (aged 21) 6 6 1 0 0
10 Ariel Ortega   Valencia (1974-03-04)March 4, 1974 (aged 22) 6 2 1 0 0
16 Gustavo López   Real Zaragoza (1973-04-13)April 13, 1973 (aged 23) 2 (3) 1 0 0 0
17 Marcelo Delgado   Racing Club (1973-03-24)March 24, 1973 (aged 23) 1 (1) 0 1 0 0
Coach
  Daniel Passarella (1953-05-25)May 25, 1953 (aged 43)
Results

Preliminaries

Argentina  3–1  United States
G. López   26'
Crespo   55'
Simeone   90'
(Report) Reyna   1'
Attendance: 83,183

Argentina  1–1  Portugal
Ortega   41' (Report) Gomes   70'

Argentina  1–1  Tunisia
Ortega   6' (Report) M'Kacher   75'
Attendance: 16,826
Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Argentina 3 1 2 0 5 3 +2 5
  Portugal 3 1 2 0 4 2 +2 5
  United States 3 1 1 1 4 4 0 4
  Tunisia 3 0 1 2 1 5 −4 1
       Qualified for quarterfinals
Quarterfinals
Argentina  4–0  Spain
Crespo   46'88'
Aranzábal   53' (o. g.)
C. López   66'
(Report)
Attendance: 43,507
Semifinals
Portugal  0–2  Argentina
(Report) Crespo   55'61'
Gold Medal match
Nigeria  3–2  Argentina
Babayaro   28'
Amokachi   74'
Amuneke   90'
(Report) C. López   3'
Crespo   50'
Attendance: 86,117

GymnasticsEdit

ArtisticEdit

Athlete Event Apparatus Qualification Final
Floor Pommel Horse Rings Vault Parallel Bars Horizontal Bar Uneven bars Balance beam Total Rank Total Rank
Marcelo Palacio Men's all-around 17.450 16.875 17.325 17.875 17.100 17.400 N/A 104.025 70 Did not advance
Floor 17.450 N/A 17.450 89
Pommel horse N/A 16.875 N/A 16.875 86
Rings N/A 17.325 N/A 17.325 90
Vault N/A 17.785 N/A 17.785 94
Parallel bars N/A 17.100 N/A 17.100 90
Horizontal bar N/A 17.400 N/A 17.400 86
Ana Destéfano Women's all-around 18.537 N/A 18.724 N/A 18.737 16.774 72.772 65 Did not advance
Floor 18.537 N/A 18.537 71
Vault N/A 18.724 N/A 18.724 61
Uneven bars N/A 18.737 N/A 18.737 57
Balance beam N/A 16.774 16.774 86

JudoEdit

Men
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Repechage 3 Bronze
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Jorge Lencina -60 kg   Huseynov (AZE)
L
Did not advance
Francisco Morales -65 kg   Revazishvili (GEO) Did not advance
Sebastián Alquati -71 kg   Boldbataar (MGL)
L
Did not advance   Pedro (USA)
L
Did not advance
Dario García -78 kg   Belgaïd (MAR)
W
  Klas (NED)
W
  Bouras (FRA)
L
Did not advance Bye   Savchishkin (RUS)
W
  Uznadze (TUR)
L
Pablo Elisii -86 kg   Kaaba (MAR)
L
  Despaigne (CUB)
L
Did not advance
Alejandro Bender -95 kg   Miguel (BRA)
L
Did not advance   Shakimov (KAZ)
W
  Felicite (MRI)
W
  Kovács (HUN)
L
Did not advance
Orlando Baccino +95 kg   Rakhimov (TJK)
L
Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Repechage 3 Bronze
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Carolina Mariani -52 kg Bye   Gosselin (CAN)
L
  Hyun (KOR)
L
Did not advance Bye   Giungi (ITA)
W
  Sugawara (JPN)
L
Did not advance

RowingEdit

Men
Athlete(s) Event Heats Repechage Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Sergio Fernández González Single sculls 7:37.53 2 7:42.63 1 Q 7:23.70 5 Did not advance
Fernando Zapata,
Agustín Rocha
Lightweight double sculls 7:07.50 4 6:28.08 3 Did not advance
Walter Balunek,
Carlos Palavecino
Coxless pair 6:56.03 3 7:10.57 3 Q 7:14.59 6 Did not advance
Santiago Fernández,
Rubén Knulst,
Carlos Pages,
Guillermo Pfaab
Quadruple sculls 6:16.16 4 5:52.89 4 Did not advance
Mariano Kowalczyk,
Daniel Scuri,
Horacio Sicilia,
Mariano Sosa
Coxless four 6:33.29 5 6:37.85 5 Did not advance
Jorge Enríquez,
Hernán Legizamón,
Gabriel Scortiguini,
Federico Querín
Lightweight coxless four 6:43.58 6 6:09.86 5 Did not advance
Women
Athlete(s) Event Heats Repechage Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Ana Urbano Single sculls 8:42.59 5 9:04.66 5 Did not advance
Dolores Amaya,
María Garisoain
Double sculls 7:57.05 4 8:09.24 4 Did not advance
Lorena Corengia,
Julieta Ramírez
Coxless pair 8:12.58 5 8:35.53 4 Did not advance

SailingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Race Score Rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Carlos Espínola Mistral 2 4 4 2 3 (6) (47)
PMS
2 2 N/A 19   Silver
Santiago Lange Laser 4 1 5 14 23 11 19 (57)
DSQ
2 19 4 79 9
Martín Billoch,
Martín Rodríguez
470 12 (23) 1 (22) 20 3 4 12 1 8 12 73 7
Guillermo Calegari,
Mauro Maiola
Star 17 17 (23) (22) 19 22 18 17 19 17 N/A 146 22
Women
Athlete Event Race Score Rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11
Serena Amato Europe 8 (17) 8 8 (16) 15 6 5 1 16 14 81 8
Mónica Fechino Mistral 17 18 10 18 (25) 16 (20) 15 14 N/A 108 17
Paula Reinoso,
Sofía Usandizaga
470 (23)
PMS
16 16 (22) 22 20 17 20 22 17 20.50 170.50 22
Key
  • DSQ – Disqualified
  • PMS – Premature start

ShootingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Qualification Final Rank
Score Rank Score Total
Ricardo Rusticucci 10 m air rifle 585 =26 Did not advance =26
50 m rifle three positions 1139 45 Did not advance 45
Angel Velarte 10 m air rifle 577 =38 Did not advance =38
50 m rifle three positions 1142 44 Did not advance 44
Marcelo Gil Skeet 113 =45 Did not advance =45
Women
Athlete Event Qualification Final Rank
Score Rank Score Total
Amelia Fournel 10 m air rifle 392 =13 Did not advance =13
Cristina Gallo 10 m air pistol 374 29 Did not advance 29
25 m pistol 565 33 Did not advance 33
Lorena Guado 10 m air pistol 371 =32 Did not advance =32
25 m pistol 569 29 Did not advance 29

SwimmingEdit

Men
Athlete Events Heat Final
Time Rank Time Rank
Agustín Fiorilli 400 m freestyle 4:02.53 28 Did not advance
1500 m freestyle 15:51.85 26 Did not advance
José Meolans 50 m freestyle 23.21 23 Did not advance
100 m freestyle 52.02 45 Did not advance
100 m butterfly 56.02 38 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Events Heat Final
Time Rank Time Rank
Valeria Alvarez 50 m freestyle 27.12 39 Did not advance
100 m freestyle 59.26 43 Did not advance
100 m backstroke 1:06.38 30 Did not advance
Alicia Barrancos 400 m freestyle 4:22.11 28 Did not advance
800 m freestyle 8:48.54 17 Did not advance
María del Pilar Pereyra 100 m butterfly 1:03.98 33 Did not advance
200 m butterfly 2:19.57 28 Did not advance
María Carolina Santa Cruz 100 m breaststroke 1:16.19 42 Did not advance
200 m breaststroke 2:37.85 32 Did not advance
Valeria Álvarez,
Alicia Barrancos,
María Bertelloti,
María del Pilar Pereyra
4 × 200 m freestyle relay 8:46.36 21 Did not advance
Valeria Álvarez,
María Bertelloti,
María del Pilar Pereyra,
María Santa Cruz
4 × 100 m medley relay 4:27.99 23 Did not advance

TennisEdit

Men
Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Gastón Etlis Singles   Ferreira (RSA)
L 4–6, 3–6
Did not advance =33
Javier Frana Singles   Rusedski (GBR)
L 6–4, 5–7, 3–6
Did not advance =33
Hernán Gumy Singles   Pereira (VEN)
L 4–6, 0–6
Did not advance =33
Javier Frana,
Luis Lobo
Doubles N/A   Bruguera (ESP)
  Carbonell (ESP)
L 3–6, 6–7(6–8)
Did not advance =17
Women
Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Inés Gorrochategui Singles   Yi (CHN)
W 6–2, 1–6, 6–1
  Pierce (FRA)
W 6–4, 1–6, 7–5
  Fernández (USA)
L 0–6, 3–6
Did not advance =9
Florencia Labat Singles   Makarova (RUS)
W 6–2, 7–5
  Maleeva (BUL)
L 6–7(7–9), 1–6
Did not advance =17
Gabriela Sabatini Singles   Tauziat (FRA)
W 7–5, 6–2
  Gavaldón (MEX)
W 6–4, 6–0
  Seles (USA)
L 3–6, 3–6
Did not advance =9
Gabriela Sabatini,
Patricia Tarabini
Doubles N/A   Appelmans (BEL)
  Courtois (BEL)
L 7–5, 3–6, 4–6
Did not advance =17

VolleyballEdit

BeachEdit

Athlete Event Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final Standing
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Martín Conde
Esteban Martínez
Men's Bye   ÁlvarezRossell (CUB)
L 11 – 15
Did not advance =13

IndoorEdit

Roster

Coach: Alberto Armoa

Name Date of birth
Marcos Milinkovic 22 December 1971
Jorge Elgueta 21 November 1969
Sebastián Jabif 24 January 1973
Leandro Maly 29 January 1976
Javier Weber 6 January 1971
Fernando Borrero 15 December 1968
Alejandro Romano 4 May 1974
Sebastián Firpo 27 October 1976
Pablo Pereira 18 January 1974
Guillermo Martínez 18 January 1969
Eduardo Rodríguez 15 December 1971
Group play
Qualified for the quarterfinals
Pts Matches Sets Points
Rank Team W L W L Ratio W L Ratio
1   Cuba 9 4 1 12 5 2.400 233 191 1.220
2   Brazil 8 3 2 10 6 1.667 210 187 1.123
3   Bulgaria 8 3 2 10 8 1.250 225 212 1.061
4   Argentina 8 3 2 9 9 1.000 222 225 0.987
5   United States 7 2 3 10 9 1.111 241 233 1.034
6   Poland 5 0 5 1 15 0.067 151 234 0.645
July 21, 1996
Brazil   1–3   Argentina
(15–9, 8–15, 14–16, 6–15)

Referees: Jarmo Salonen (Finland), Peter Henry (Canada)
July 23, 1996
Argentina   0–3   United States
(7–15, 8–15, 11–15)

Referees: Patrick Rachard (France), Guennadi Zharikov (Russia)
July 25, 1996
12:30
Bulgaria   1–3   Argentina
(10–15, 8–15, 15–11, 10–15)

Referees: Dean Turner (Australia), Petrus Scheffer (Netherlands)
July 27, 1996
Argentina   0–3   Cuba
(10–15, 12–15, 9–15)

Referees: Guennadi Zharikov (Russia), Patrick Rachard (France)
July 29, 1996
Poland   1–3   Argentina
(15–7, 15–17, 10–15, 9–15)

Referees: Abdullah Al-Khlaifi (Saudi Arabia), Petrus Scheffer (Netherlands)
Quarterfinal
July 31, 1996
Argentina   1–3   Italy
(15–12, 9–15, 7–15, 4–15)

Referees: Barry Dragon (United States), Patrick Rachard (France)
5th to 8th place classification
August 1, 1996
Brazil   3–1   Argentina
(15–10, 15–3, 13–15, 15–9)

Referees: Konstantinos Margaritis (Greece), Jarmo Salonen (Finland)
8th place match
August 2, 1996
Bulgaria   3–2   Argentina
(10–15, 10–15, 15–7, 15–7, 18–20)

Referees: Neill Luebke (United States), Peter Henry (Canada)

WeightliftingEdit

Women

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Gustavo Majauskas Men's –64 kg 125.0 160.0 285.0 20
Marcelo Gandolfo Men's –70 kg 120.0 140.0 160.0 24
Gabriel Lemme Men's –70 kg 0.0 0.0 0.0 DNQ
Key
  • DNQ – Did not qualify

WrestlingEdit

Athlete Event 1/8 final Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Paulo Ibire Men's freestyle 68 kg   Hwang Sang-Ho (KOR)
L 0 – 7
Did not advance

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Argentina at the 1996 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-02-04.