Iraq at the 1960 Summer Olympics

Iraq competed at the 1960 Summer Olympics in Rome, Italy. 21 competitors, all men, took part in 23 events in 5 sports.[1] Abdul Wahid Aziz won the nation's only Olympic medal.

Iraq at the
1960 Summer Olympics
Flag of Iraq (1959-1963).svg
IOC codeIRQ
(IRK used at these Games)
NOCNational Olympic Committee of Iraq
Websitewww.iraqiolympic.org (in Arabic)
in Rome, Itaky
25 August–11 September 1960
Competitors21 in 5 sports
Medals
Ranked 41st
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
1
Total
1
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

MedalistsEdit

BronzeEdit

Abdul Wahid Azizweightlifting, men's lightweight

AthleticsEdit

BoxingEdit

CyclingEdit

Two cyclists represented Iraq in 1960.

Individual road race

WeightliftingEdit

WrestlingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Iraq at the 1960 Rome Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2 December 2013. Retrieved 30 July 2014.

External linksEdit