Burma at the 1972 Summer Olympics

Burma competed at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, West Germany.

Burma at the
1972 Summer Olympics
Flag of Burma (1948–1974).svg
IOC codeBIR
in Munich
Competitors18 (men) in 4 sports
Flag bearer Win Maung (Football)
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
 Myanmar (1992-)

AthleticsEdit

Men
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Jimmy Crampton 800 m 1:54.2 53 Did not advance
1500 m 4:06.9 63 Did not advance
Hla Thein Marathon N/A 2:48:53 57

BoxingEdit

Men
Athlete Event 1 Round 2 Round Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Dawla Vanlal Flyweight BYE   Boris Zoriktuyev (URS)
L TKO-3
Did not advance

FootballEdit

First roundEdit

Group BEdit

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
  Soviet Union 3 3 0 0 7 2 +5 6
  Mexico 3 2 0 1 3 4 -1 4
  Burma 3 1 0 2 2 2 0 2
  Sudan 3 0 0 3 1 5 −4 0
Soviet Union  1 – 0  Burma
Kolotov   51' Report
Attendance: 6.000
Referee: Jafar Namdar  

Mexico  1 – 0  Burma
Cuéllar   86' Report
Attendance: 1.000

Burma  2 – 0  Sudan
Soe Than   7'
Aung Moe Thin   61'
Report
Attendance: 2.000
  • Team Roster

  Burma - 9th place

WeightliftingEdit

Men
Athlete Event Military press Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Gyi Aung Maung 52 kg 95.0 11 105.0 WR 1 120.0 7 320.0 5

ReferencesEdit