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Iraq competed at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, USSR. The Middle Eastern nation returned to the Olympic Games after missing the 1972 and 1976 Summer Olympics.

Iraq at the
1980 Summer Olympics
Flag of Iraq (1963–1991); Flag of Syria (1963–1972).svg
IOC codeIRQ
NOCNational Olympic Committee of Iraq
Websitewww.iraqiolympic.org (in Arabic)
in Moscow
Competitors45
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Contents

Results by eventEdit

AthleticsEdit

Men's 110 m Hurdles

  • Heat — 14.89 (→ did not advance)

Men's 4x400 metres Relay

  • Heat — 3:10.5 (→ did not advance)

Men's 400 m Hurdles

  • Heat — did not start (→ did not advance)

Men's Triple Jump

  • Qualification — 15.86 m (→ did not advance)

BoxingEdit

Men's Light Flyweight (48 kg)


Men's Flyweight (51 kg)


Men's Featherweight (57 kg)


Men's Light-Welterweight (63,5 kg)

  • Farouk Jawad
    1. First Round — Defeated Peter Aydele (Nigeria) on points (5-0)
    2. Second Round — Defeated John Munduga (Uganda) after knock-out in first round
    3. Quarter Finals — Lost to José Aguilar (Cuba) after referee stopped contest in third round

Football (soccer)Edit

Men's Team CompetitionEdit

  • Group Stage
Iraq  3 – 0  Costa Rica
Hadi Ahmed   45'
Hussein Saeed   49'
Falah Hassan   75'
Report

Finland  0 – 0  Iraq
Report

Yugoslavia  1 – 1  Iraq
Zoran Vujović   63' Report Falah Hassan   61'
  • Quarter Finals
East Germany  4 – 0  Iraq
Schnuphase   4' (p.k.)
Netz   11'
Steinbach   17'
Terletzki   22'
Report
Attendance: 48.000
  • Team Roster

ReferencesEdit