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Greece at the 1972 Summer Olympics

Greece competed at the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, West Germany. 60 competitors, 58 men and 2 women, took part in 46 events in 9 sports.[1] Greek athletes have competed in every Summer Olympic Games.

Greece at the
1972 Summer Olympics
Flag of Greece (1970-1975).svg
IOC code GRE
NOC Hellenic Olympic Committee
Website www.hoc.gr (in Greek) (in English)
in Munich
Competitors 60 (58 men and 2 women) in 9 sports
Flag bearer Khristos Papanikolaou
Medals
Ranked 29th
Gold Silver Bronze Total
0 2 0 2
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Contents

MedalistsEdit

Medal Name Sport Event Date
  Silver Khatzipavlis, IliasIlias Khatzipavlis Sailing Finn September 8
  Silver Galaktopoulos, PetrosPetros Galaktopoulos Wrestling Men's Greco-Roman 74 kg September 10

AthleticsEdit

Men's 400 metres hurdles

  • Final — 49.66 (→ 6th place)

Men's 400 metres

  • Quarterfinals — 47.22 (→ did not advance)

Men's 1500 metres

  • Heat — 3:43.8
  • Semifinals — 3:43.5 (→ did not advance)

Men's High Jump

  • Qualifying Round — 2.15m
  • Final — 2.15m (→ 12th place)
  • Qualification Round — 2.12m (→ did not advance)

BoxingEdit

Men's Light Middleweight (– 71 kg)

FencingEdit

SailingEdit

ShootingEdit

SwimmingEdit

Water poloEdit

Men's Team Competition
  • Preliminary Round (Group B)
  • Drew with Australia (7-7)
  • Lost to Hungary (1-6)
  • Lost to West Germany (3-8)
  • Lost to the Netherlands (2-6) → Did not advance
  • Team Roster

WeightliftingEdit

WrestlingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Greece at the 1972 Munich Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2012-04-20. Retrieved 2011-02-13.