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Belarus at the 2008 Summer Olympics

MedalistsEdit

ArcheryEdit

Belarus sent two archers to the Olympics, one in the men's competition and one in the women's.

Athlete Event Ranking round Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Score Seed Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Maksim Kunda Men's individual 646 48   Furukawa (JPN) (17)
W 111 (19)–111 (18)
  Petersson (SWE) (49)
W 112–110
  Serrano (MEX) (1)
L 106–110
Did not advance
Katsiaryna Muliuk Women's individual 616 47   Sánchez (COL) (18)
W 104–101
  Chen L (CHN) (17)
L 105–106
Did not advance

AthleticsEdit

Key
  • Note–Ranks given for track events are within the athlete's heat only
  • Q = Qualified for the next round
  • q = Qualified for the next round as a fastest loser or, in field events, by position without achieving the qualifying target
  • NR = National record
  • N/A = Round not applicable for the event
  • Bye = Athlete not required to compete in round

Men
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Siarhei Charnou 20 km walk N/A 1:29:38 44
Andrei Hardzeyeu Marathon N/A DNF
Maksim Lynsha 110 m hurdles 13.86 5 Did not advance
Dzianis Simanovich 20 km walk N/A 1:23:53 28
Andrei Stsepanchuk 50 km walk N/A 4:14:09 43
Ivan Trotski 20 km walk N/A 1:22:55 22
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Position Distance Position
Yury Bialou Shot put 20.12 11 q 20.06 9
Vadim Devyatovskiy Hammer throw 76.95 9 q 81.61  1
Uladzimir Kazlou Javelin throw 80.06 8 q 82.06 8
Pavel Lyzhyn Shot put 20.36 7 q 20.98 4
Andrei Mikhnevich 20.48 3 Q 21.05 DSQ2
Dzmitry Platnitski Triple jump 16.51 27 Did not advance
Dzmitry Sivakou Discus throw 61.75 15 Did not advance
Valeriy Sviatokha Hammer throw 74.41 17 Did not advance
Ivan Tsikhan 79.26 4 Q 81.51  1

Combined events – Decathlon
Athlete Event 100 m LJ SP HJ 400 m 110H DT PV JT 1500 m Final Rank
Andrei Krauchanka Result 10.96 7.61 14.39 2.11 47.30 14.21 44.58 5.00 60.23 4:27.47 8551  
Points 870 962 752 906 943 948 758 910 741 761
Aliaksandr Parkhomenka Result 11.29 6.99 15.49 1.93 50.71 15.06 45.27 4.70 64.60 4:45.17 7838 16
Points 797 811 820 740 782 842 772 819 807 648
Mikalai Shubianok Result 11.31 6.86 14.88 1.99 50.02 14.52 45.80 4.60 62.10 4:38.14 7906 15
Points 793 781 782 794 814 908 783 790 769 692
Women
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Elena Ginko 20 km walk N/A DSQ
Volha Krautsova 5000 m 15:21.85 9 N/A Did not advance
Yulia Nestsiarenka 100 m 11.40 2 Q 11.14 4 q 11.26 5 Did not advance
Katsiaryna Paplauskaya 100 m hurdles 13.39 7 N/A Did not advance
Ryta Turava 20 km walk N/A 1:28:26 11
Sviatlana Usovich 800 m 2:00.42 4 q N/A 2:02.79 8 Did not advance
Sniazhana Yurchanka 20 km walk N/A 1:35:33 33
Hanna Bahdanovich
Aksana Drahun
Yulia Nestsiarenka
Nastassia Shuliak
4 × 100 m relay 43.69 6 N/A Did not advance
Anna Kozak
Iryna Khliustava
Ilona Usovich
Sviatlana Usovich
Yulyana Yushchanka*
4 × 400 m relay 3:22.78 3 Q N/A 3:21.85 NR 4

* Competed in the heats only

Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Position Distance Position
Nadzeya Astapchuk Shot put 19.08 6 Q 19.86 DSQ3
Iryna Charnushenka-Stasiuk Long jump 6.48 18 Did not advance
Yanina Karolchyk-Pravalinskaya Shot put 17.79 18 Did not advance
Hanna Mazgunova Discus throw 56.77 29 Did not advance
Aksana Miankova Hammer throw 69.77 11 q 76.34 OR DSQ4
Natallia Mikhnevich Shot put 19.11 4 Q 20.28 DSQ5
Maryna Novik Javelin throw 56.10 31 Did not advance
Darya Pchelnik Hammer throw 71.30 8 q 73.65 4
Kseniya Pryiemka-Dziatsuk Triple jump 13.08 31 Did not advance
Natallia Shymchuk Javelin throw 57.11 23 Did not advance
Volha Siarheyenka Long jump 6.25 32 Did not advance
Maryia Smaliachkova Hammer throw 69.22 13 Did not advance
Iryna Yatchenko Discus throw 62.26 3 Q 59.27 11
Ellina Zvereva 60.28 12 q 60.82 6

  • 3 Nadzeya Astapchuk originally claimed a bronze medal in the women's shot put, but it was later stripped due to doping violation.[5]
  • 4 Aksana Miankova originally claimed a gold medal in the women's hammer throw, but it was later stripped due to doping violation.[6]
  • 5 Natallia Mikhnevich originally claimed a silver medal in the women's shot put, but it was later stripped due to doping violation.[6]

Combined events – Heptathlon
Athlete Event 100H HJ SP 200 m LJ JT 800 m Final Rank
Yana Maksimava Result 14.71 1.74 13.60 25.94 NM 39.14 2:21.55 4806 34*
Points 880 903 767 802 0 651 803

* The athlete who finished in second place, Lyudmila Blonska of the Ukraine, tested positive for a banned substance.[7] Both the A and the B tests were positive, therefore Blonska was stripped of her silver medal, and Maksimava moved up a position.

BadmintonEdit

Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Olga Konon Women's singles   Xing Ay (SIN)
W 21–19, 21–12
  Tvrdy (SLO)
W 21–17, 21–14
  Xie Xf (CHN)
L 16–21, 15–21
Did not advance

BasketballEdit

Women's tournamentEdit

Roster

The following is the Belarus roster in the women's basketball tournament of the 2008 Summer Olympics.[8]

Belarus women's national basketball team – 2008 Summer Olympics roster
Players Coaches
Pos. No. Name Age – Date of birth Height Club Ctr.
PG 4 Padabed, Volha 29 – (1979-04-24)April 24, 1979 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) SK Cesis  
SG 5 Masilionene, Olga 28 – (1980-01-25)January 25, 1980 5 ft 11 in (1.8 m) Gospic  
G/F 6 Snytsina, Katsiaryna 22 – (1985-09-02)September 2, 1985 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Dynamo-Energiya Novosibirsk  
C 7 Hasper, Viktoryia 20 – (1988-01-09)January 9, 1988 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Chevakata Vologda  
PG 8 Likhtarovich, Tatsiana 20 – (1988-03-29)March 29, 1988 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m) Olimpia Grodno  
PG 9 Anufryienka, Natallia 23 – (1985-06-11)June 11, 1985 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m) Olimpia Grodno  
F/C 10 Verameyenka, Anastasiya 21 – (1987-07-10)July 10, 1987 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Nadezhda Orenburg  
C 11 Leuchanka, Yelena 25 – (1983-04-30)April 30, 1983 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m) UMMC Ekaterinburg  
G 12 Marchanka, Natallia 29 – (1979-05-19)May 19, 1979 5 ft 7 in (1.7 m) Lotos VBW Clima Gdynia  
G/F 13 Troina, Tatyana 27 – (1981-06-30)June 30, 1981 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m) Maccabi Ramat Hen  
F 14 Trafimava, Nataliya (C) 29 – (1979-06-16)June 16, 1979 6 ft 1 in (1.85 m) Wisla Krakow  
C 15 Kress, Marina 27 – (1980-08-23)August 23, 1980 6 ft 4 in (1.93 m) Extragusa  
Head coach
Legend
  • (C) Team captain
  • Club – describes last
    club before the tournament
  • Age – describes age
    on August 9, 2008
Group play
Qualified for the quarterfinals
Team
Pld W L PF PA PD Pts Tie
  Australia 5 5 0 424 319 +105 10  
  Russia 5 4 1 339 333 +6 9  
  Belarus 5 2 3 324 332 −8 7 1–0
  South Korea 5 2 3 327 360 −33 7 0–1
  Latvia 5 1 4 334 387 −53 6 1–0
  Brazil 5 1 4 337 354 −17 6 0–1
9 August 2008
09:00
Belarus   64–83   Australia
Scoring by quarter: 12–19, 16–25 , 22–21, 14–18
Pts: Leuchanka 13, Troina 13
Rebs: Leuchanka 10
Asts: Marchanka 2
Pts: Jackson 18
Rebs: Batkovic 12
Asts: Harrower 5
Wukesong Indoor Stadium, Beijing
Attendance: 11,083
Referees: Nikolaos Zavlanos (GRE)
11 August 2008
16:45
Latvia   57–79   Belarus
Scoring by quarter: 20–21, 15–19, 14–20, 8–19
Pts: Baško 19
Rebs: Jansone, Kubliņa, Tamane 6
Asts: Eglīte 3
Pts: Leuchanka 22
Rebs: Verameyenka 9
Asts: Marchanka 5
Wukesong Indoor Stadium, Beijing
Attendance: 11,083
Referees: Ilija Belosevic (SRB)
13 August 2008
09:00
Belarus   65–71   Russia
Scoring by quarter: 19–20, 8–15, 13–17, 25–19
Pts: Marchanka 16
Rebs: Leuchanka 12
Asts: Leuchanka 4
Pts: Stepanova 13
Rebs: Abrosimova 10
Asts: Korstin 2
Wukesong Indoor Stadium, Beijing
Attendance: 11,083
Referees: Eddie Rush (USA)
15 August 2008
22:15
South Korea   53–63   Belarus
Scoring by quarter: 15–12, 13–21, 9–17, 16–13
Pts: Lee, Jung 10
Rebs: Lee, Beon 6
Asts: Beon 3
Pts: Snytsina 15
Rebs: Leuchanka 14
Asts: Maarchanka 5
Wukesong Indoor Stadium, Beijing
Attendance: 11,083
Referees: Nikolaos Pitsilkas (GRE)
17 August 2008
16:45
Brazil   68–53   Belarus
Scoring by quarter: 20–12, 19–14, 10–12, 19–15
Pts: Santos 14
Rebs: Nascimento 10
Asts: Nascimento 3
Pts: Anufryienka, Leuchanka 10
Rebs: Verameyenka 10
Asts: Marchanka 4
Wukesong Indoor Stadium, Beijing
Attendance: 11,083
Referees: Juan Arteaga (ESP)
Quarterfinals
19 August 2008
14:30
China   77–62   Belarus
Scoring by quarter: 19–13, 19–12, 18–18, 21–19
Pts: Miao 28
Rebs: Song, Chen, Sui 4
Asts: Miao 3
Pts: Troina 15
Rebs: Leuchanka 13
Asts: Padabed, Marchanka 5
Wukesong Indoor Stadium, Beijing
Attendance: 11,083
Referees: Fabio Facchini (ITA)

BoxingEdit

Belarus qualified four boxers for the Olympic boxing tournament. Nurudzinau, Magamedau, and Zuyeu each qualified for their weight classes in the first European qualifying event.[9] Khatsigov qualified at the second European qualifying event.[10]

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Khavazhi Khatsigov Bantamweight   Gojan (MDA)
L 1–1+
Did not advance
Mahamed Nurudzinau Welterweight   Jackson (ISV)
L 2–4
Did not advance
Ramazan Magamedau Light heavyweight   Yasser (EGY)
L 10–10+
Did not advance
Viktar Zuyeu Heavyweight N/A   Russo (ITA)
L 1–7
Did not advance

CanoeingEdit

SprintEdit

Men
Athlete Event Heats Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Aliaksandr Zhukovski C-1 500 m 1:48.669 1 QF Bye 1:49.092 5
C-1 1000 m 4:01.380 4 QS 3:58.851 3 Q 3:55.645 5
Aliaksandr Bahdanovich
Andrei Bahdanovich
C-2 1000 m 3:40.369 1 QF Bye 3:36.365  
Vadzim Makhneu
Raman Piatrushenka
K-2 500 m 1:28.661 1 QF Bye 1:30.005  
Aliaksei Abalmasau
Artur Litvinchuk
Vadzim Makhneu
Raman Piatrushenka
K-4 1000m 2:58.825 3 QF Bye 2:55.714  
Women
Athlete Event Heats Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Tatsiana Fedarovich K-1 500 m 1:57.881 8 Did not advance

Qualification Legend: QS = Qualify to semi-final; QF = Qualify directly to final

CyclingEdit

RoadEdit

Athlete Event Time Rank
Vasil Kiryienka Men's time trial 1:06.12 21
Aleksandr Kuschynski Men's road race 6:39:42 73
Kanstantsin Sivtsov 6:26:17 33
Aliaksandr Usau 6:49:59 83

TrackEdit

Sprint
Athlete Event Qualification Round 1 Repechage 1 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Time
Speed (km/h)
Rank Opposition
Time
Speed (km/h)
Opposition
Time
Speed (km/h)
Opposition
Time
Speed (km/h)
Opposition
Time
Speed (km/h)
Opposition
Time
Speed (km/h)
Rank
Natallia Tsylinskaya Women's sprint 11:372
63.313
7   Sanchez (FRA)
L
  Guerra (CUB)
  Tsukuda (JPN)
W 11.871
60.652
  Guo S (CHN)
L, L
Did not advance 5th place final
  Sanchez (FRA)
  Reed (USA)
  Krupeckaitė (LTU)
L
6
Omnium
Athlete Event Points Laps Rank
Vasil Kiryienka Men's points race 34 1 5

DivingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Preliminaries Semifinals Final
Points Rank Points Rank Points Rank
Sergei Kuchmasov 3 m springboard 399.40 25 Did not advance
Vadim Kaptur 10 m platform 432.90 13 Q 420.55 14 Did not advance
Aliaksandr Varlamau 406.60 21 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Preliminaries Semifinals Final
Points Rank Points Rank Points Rank
Darya Romenskaya 3 m springboard 207.00 29 Did not advance

EquestrianEdit

DressageEdit

Athlete Horse Event Grand Prix Grand Prix Special Grand Prix Freestyle Overall
Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank Score Rank
Iryna Lis Redford Individual 63.500 30 Did not advance

EventingEdit

Athlete Horse Event Dressage Cross-country Jumping Total
Qualifier Final
Penalties Rank Penalties Total Rank Penalties Total Rank Penalties Total Rank Penalties Rank
Viachaslau Poita Energiya Individual 59.10 56 75.60 114.70 58 31.00 165.70 54 Did not advance 165.70 54
Alena Tseliapushkina Passat Individual 77.40 67 59.60 137.00 59 30.00 167.00 55 Did not advance 167.00 55

FencingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Final / BM
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Aliaksandr Buikevich Individual sabre   Yakimenko (RUS)
W 15–9
  Limbach (GER)
W 15–14
  Covaliu (ROU)
L 13–15
Did not advance
Dmitri Lapkes Bye   Oh E-S (KOR)
L 8–15
Did not advance
Valery Pryiemka   Talaat (EGY)
W 15–7
  Covaliu (ROU)
L 9–15
Did not advance
Aliaksandr Buikevich
Dmitri Lapkes
Valery Pryiemka
Team sabre N/A   Italy (ITA)
L 39–45
Classification semi-final
  Egypt (EGY)
W 45–22
5th place final
  China (CHN)
W 45–39
5

GymnasticsEdit

ArtisticEdit

Men
Team
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Apparatus Total Rank Apparatus Total Rank
F PH R V PB HB F PH R V PB HB
Aliaksei Ignatovich Team N/A 15.075 N/A 13.000 N/A Did not advance
Dzmitry Kaspiarovich 14.675 N/A 15.275 16.500 Q 15.525 14.250 N/A
Ihar Kazloŭ 14.025 12.675 14.925 15.275 N/A
Dzianis Savenkov 14.525 13.525 13.750 15.675 14.800 14.750 87.025 33
Dzmitry Savitski 14.375 14.525 15.175 16.300 15.700 14.575 90.650 12 Q
Aliaksandr Tsarevich 14.300 14.450 N/A 15.175 14.850 N/A
Total 57.875 57.575 59.125 63.750 61.200 58.425 375.950 10
Individual finals
Athlete Event Apparatus Total Rank
F PH R V PB HB
Dzmitry Kaspiarovich Vault N/A 16.050 N/A 16.050 6
Dzmitry Savitski All-around 13.725 13.750 15.300 15.900 13.400 10.100 82.175 23
Women
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Apparatus Total Rank Apparatus Total Rank
F V UB BB F V UB BB
Nastassia Marachkovskaya All-around 14.025 15.275 12.200 13.600 55.100 48 Did not advance

RhythmicEdit

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Rope Hoop Clubs Ribbon Total Rank Rope Hoop Clubs Ribbon Total Rank
Inna Zhukova Individual 17.850 18.375 17.300 17.425 70.950 4 Q 18.125 18.125 17.850 17.825 71.925  
Athlete Event Qualification Final
5 ropes 3 hoops
2 clubs
Total Rank 5 ropes 3 hoops
2 clubs
Total Rank
Olesya Babushkina
Anastasia Ivankova
Zinaida Lunina
Glafira Martinovich
Ksenia Sankovich
Alina Tumilovich
Team 17.525 17.425 34.950 1 Q 17.625 17.275 34.900  

TrampolineEdit

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Score Rank Score Rank
Tatsiana Piatrenia Women's 63.80 9 Did not advance

JudoEdit

Men
Athlete Event Preliminary Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Repechage 3 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Kanstantsin Siamionau −73 kg N/A   Meridja (ALG)
W 0102–0010
  Mammadli (AZE)
L 0001–1001
Did not advance   van Tichelt (BEL)
L 0020–1021
Did not advance
Siarhei Shundzikau −81 kg Bye   Kim J-B (KOR)
L 0000–0011
Did not advance   Krawczyk (POL)
L 0010–0011
Did not advance
Andrei Kazusionak −90 kg N/A   Ghomi (IRI)
W 1110–0000
  Izumi (JPN)
W 1000–0000
  Pershin (RUS)
L 0000–1010
Did not advance Bye   Rosati (ARG)
W 1000–0000
  Mesbah (EGY)
L 0001–1001
Did not advance
Yury Rybak +100 kg   Ceraj (SLO)
W 1000–0000
  Roudaki (IRI)
L 0001–1001
Did not advance

Modern pentathlonEdit

Athlete Event Shooting
(10 m air pistol)
Fencing
(épée one touch)
Swimming
(200 m freestyle)
Riding
(show jumping)
Running
(3000 m)
Total points Final rank
Points Rank MP Points Results Rank MP points Time Rank MP points Penalties Rank MP points Time Rank MP Points
Yahor Lapo Men's 178 24 1072 17–18 19 808 2:05.62 18 1296 DNF =35 0 9:41.17 22 1076 4252 35
Dzmitry Meliakh 186 6 1168 11–24 35 664 2:03.03 9 1324 84 6 1116 9:41.97 23 1076 5348 12
Hanna Arkhipenka Women's 180 13 1096 16–20 =22 784 2:27.06 30 1156 56 15 1144 10:53.23 21 1108 5288 22
Anastasiya Samusevich 187 3 1180 19–17 =14 856 2:29.64 33 1128 28 5 1172 10:04.46 1 1304 5640  

RowingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Heats Repechage Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Dzianis Mihal
Stanislau Shcharbachenia
Double sculls 6:27.18 2 SA/B Bye 6:32.76 6 FB 6:32.59 7
Andrei Dzemyanenka
Vadzim Lialin
Yauheni Nosau
Aliaksandr Kazubouski
Four 6:12.53 5 R 6:00.44 3 SA/B 6:02.79 5 FB 6:12.54 12
Kiryl Lemiashkevich
Aliaksandr Novikau
Valery Radzevich
Pavel Shurmei
Quadruple sculls 5:43.73 3 SA/B Bye 6:06.80 6 FB 5:50.74 11
Women
Athlete Event Heats Repechage Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Ekaterina Karsten-Khodotovitch Single sculls 7:40.03 1 QF N/A 7:25.74 1 SA/B 7:22.86 1 FA 7:23.98  
Yuliya Bichyk
Natallia Helakh
Pair 7:24.47 1 FA Bye N/A 7:22.91  

Qualification Legend: FA=Final A (medal); FB=Final B (non-medal); FC=Final C (non-medal); FD=Final D (non-medal); FE=Final E (non-medal); FF=Final F (non-medal); SA/B=Semifinals A/B; SC/D=Semifinals C/D; SE/F=Semifinals E/F; QF=Quarterfinals; R=Repechage

SailingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 M*
Mikalai Zhukavets RS:X 27 23 26 24 29 21 32 26 26 27 EL 229 28
Sergei Desukevich
Pavel Logunov
470 29 27 16 26 16 2 12 17 16 27 EL 159 21
Women
Athlete Event Race Net points Final rank
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 M*
Tatiana Drozdovskaya Laser Radial 12 24 17 17 10 22 11 15 26 CAN EL 119 20

M = Medal race; EL = Eliminated – did not advance into the medal race; CAN = Race cancelled;

ShootingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Vitali Bubnovich 10 m air rifle 592 18 Did not advance
50 m rifle 3 positions 1161 29 Did not advance
Yury Dauhapolau 10 m air pistol 577 22 Did not advance
50 m pistol 558 12 Did not advance
Andrei Gerachtchenko Skeet 109 34 Did not advance
Petr Litvinchuk 50 m rifle prone 593 17 Did not advance
Kanstantsin Lukashyk 10 m air pistol 575 27 Did not advance
50 m pistol 558 11 Did not advance
Sergei Martynov 50 m rifle prone 595 6 Q 698.3 8
50 m rifle 3 positions 1156 34 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Viktoria Chaika 10 m air pistol 384 5 Q 482.0 4
25 m pistol 581 13 Did not advance
Zhanna Shapialevich 10 m air pistol 368 42 Did not advance
25 m pistol 569 38 Did not advance

SwimmingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Yauheni Lazuka 100 m butterfly 53.54 43 Did not advance
Stanislau Neviarouski 100 m freestyle 50.14 44 Did not advance
Andrei Radzionau 50 m freestyle 22.65 36 Did not advance
Pavel Sankovich 100 m backstroke 55.39 29 Did not advance
Viktar Vabishchevich 100 m breaststroke 1:03.29 49 Did not advance
Yauheni Lazuka
Stanislau Neviarouski
Pavel Sankovich
Viktar Vabishchevich
4 × 100 m medley relay 3:39.39 16 N/A Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Aliaksandra Herasimenia 50 m freestyle 25.07 16 Q 24.72 8 Q 24.77 8
100 m freestyle 54.52 12 Q 55.31 14 Did not advance
Inna Kapishina 100 m breaststroke 1:10.15 27 Did not advance
200 m breaststroke 2:27.34 17 Did not advance
Sviatlana Khakhlova 50 m freestyle 25.27 20 Did not advance

Synchronized swimmingEdit

Athlete Event Technical routine Free routine (preliminary) Free routine (final)
Points Rank Points Total (technical + free) Rank Points Total (technical + free) Rank
Katsiaryna Kulpo
Nastassia Parfenava
Duet 42.667 17 42.667 85.334 19 Did not advance

Table tennisEdit

Athlete Event Preliminary round Round 1 Round 2 Round 3 Round 4 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Vladimir Samsonov Men's singles Bye   Süß (GER)
W 4–0
  Persson (SWE)
L 3–4
Did not advance
Tatyana Kostromina Women's singles Bye   Zhang M (CAN)
W 4–0
  Li Q (POL)
W 4–2
  Lin L (HKG)
L 0–4
Did not advance
Veronika Pavlovich Bye   Hadacova (CZE)
L 2–4
Did not advance
Viktoria Pavlovich Bye   Samara (ROU)
W 4–1
  Zhang Yn (CHN)
L 0–4
Did not advance

TennisEdit

Athlete Event Round of 64 Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final / BM
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Opposition
Score
Rank
Max Mirnyi Men's singles   Kiefer (GER)
L 3–6, 1–6
Did not advance
Victoria Azarenka Women's singles   Perebiynis (UKR)
W 6-4, 5–7, 6–4
  Dellacqua (AUS)
W 6–2, 6–2
  V Williams (USA)
L 3–6, 2–6
Did not advance
Olga Govortsova   S Williams (USA)
L 3–6, 1–6
Did not advance
Victoria Azarenka
Tatiana Poutchek
Women's doubles N/A   Ani /
Kanepi (EST)
W 6–2, 6–2
  Davenport /
Huber (USA)
L 4–6, 6–4, 3–6
Did not advance
Olga Govortsova
Darya Kustova
N/A   Peng S /
Sun Tt (CHN)
W 7–6, 7–6
  A Bondarenko /
K Bondarenko (UKR)
L 3–6, 1–6
Did not advance

WeightliftingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank
Vitali Dzerbianiou −56 kg 127 6 140 DNF 127 DNF
Henadzy Makhveyenia −62 kg 128 12 150 12 278 10
Siarhei Lahun −77 kg 157 10 192 6 349 10
Andrei Rybakou −85 kg 185 OR 1 209 2 354 WR DSQ
Vadzim Straltsou 170 DNF DNF
Andrei Aramnau −105 kg 200 WR 1 236 WR 1 436 WR  
Women
Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank
Nastassia Novikava −53 kg 95 2 118 3 213 DSQ
Hanna Batsiushka −69 kg 105 6 120 8 225 7
Iryna Kulesha −75 kg 118 3 137 4 255 4
Yuliya Novakovich 110 9 127 11 237 10

WrestlingEdit

Key:

  • VT - Victory by Fall.
  • PP - Decision by Points - the loser with technical points.
  • PO - Decision by Points - the loser without technical points.

Men's freestyle
Athlete Event Qualification Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Rizvan Gadzhiev −55 kg   Pérez (CUB)
W 3–0 PO
  Mansurov (UZB)
L 1–3 PP
Did not advance 7
Albert Batyrov −66 kg Bye   Yang C-S (PRK)
W 3–1 PP
  Stadnik (UKR)
L 1–3 PP
Did not advance Bye   Kumar (IND)
L 1–3 PP
Did not advance 9
Murad Gaidarov −74 kg Bye   Chamsulvarayev (AZE)
W 3–1 PP
  Saghirashvili (GEO)
W 3–0 PO
  Tigiev (UZB)
L 0–3 PO
Bye   Ştefan (ROU)
W 3–1 PP
 
  • Murad Gaidarov originally finished third, but in November 2016, he was promoted to second place due to disqualification of Soslan Tigiev.
Men's Greco-Roman
Athlete Event Qualification Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Yury Dubinin −60 kg Bye   Jung J-H (KOR)
L 0–3 PO
Did not advance 20
Mikhail Siamionau −66 kg   Kazakevič (LTU)
W 3–1 PP
  Mohammadi (IRI)
W 3–1 PP
  Guénot (FRA)
L 1–3 PP
Did not advance Bye   Milián (CUB)
W 3–1 PP
  Bayakhmetov (KAZ)
W 3–1 PP
 
Aleh Mikhalovich −74 kg Bye   Kwit (POL)
W 3–1 PP
  Melyoshin (KAZ)
W 3–1 PP
  Chang Yx (CHN)
L 1–3 PP
Bye   Yanakiev (BUL)
L 1–3 PP
5
Siarhei Artsiukhin −120 kg Bye   López (CUB)
L 1–3 PP
Did not advance Bye   Patrikeyev (ARM)
L 1–3 PP
Did not advance 11
Women's freestyle
Athlete Event Qualification Round of 16 Quarterfinal Semifinal Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Alena Filipava −55 kg N/A   Smirnova (KAZ)
L 1–3 PP
Did not advance 13
Volha Khilko −63 kg Bye   Michalik (POL)
L 0–5 VT
Did not advance 12

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