Cycling at the 1980 Summer Olympics – Men's sprint

The men's sprint event at the 1980 Summer Olympics took place on 23–26 July 1980 in Moscow Olympic Velodrome. [1][2]

Cycling - Men's sprint
at the Games of the XXII Olympiad
VenueMoscow Olympic Velodrome
Dates23 - 26 July
Competitors18 from 18 nations
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Lutz Heßlich  East Germany
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Yavé Cahard  France
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Sergei Kopylov  Soviet Union
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ResultsEdit

First Preliminary RoundEdit

First Round RepechageEdit

Second Preliminary RoundEdit

Second Round RepechageEdit

Match 1
Name Time Qualify
  Henrik Salée (DEN) 10.94 q
  László Morcz (HUN)
Match 2
Name Time Qualify
  Lau Veldt (NED) 11.04 q
  Benedykt Kocot (POL)
Match 3
Name Time Qualify
  James Joseph (GUY) - q
  Terrence Tinsley (GBR) DNF

1/8 FinalEdit

1/8 Final RepechageEdit

Quarter-finalsEdit

Semi-finalsEdit

Match 1
Name Time (Race 1) Time (Race 2) Time (Race 3)
  Lutz Heßlich (GDR) 11.60 11.24
  Sergei Kopylov (URS)
Match 2
Name Time (Race 1) Time (Race 2) Time (Race 3)
  Anton Tkáč (TCH) 11.25
  Yavé Cahard (FRA) 11.28 10.66

Third Place ClassificationEdit

Name Time (Race 1) Time (Race 2) Rank
  Sergei Kopylov (URS) 10.56 10.47  
  Anton Tkáč (TCH) 4

FinalEdit

Name Time (Race 1) Time (Race 2) Time (Race 3) Rank
  Lutz Heßlich (GDR) 11.40 12.01  
  Yavé Cahard (FRA) 10.86  

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Cycling at the 1980 Summer Games: Men's sprint". Sports Reference. Retrieved 15 March 2015.
  2. ^ The Official Report of the Organising Committee for the Games of the XXII Olympiad Moscow 1980 Volume 3 (PDF). p. 205. Retrieved 17 March 2015.