Volleyball at the 1972 Summer Olympics

Volleyball at the 1972 Summer Olympics was represented by two events: men's team and women's team.[1]

3rd Volleyball Olympic Tournament
Munich 1972
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Tournament details
Olympics1972 Summer Olympics
Host nation West Germany
CityMunich
DatesAugust 27 – September 9
Men's Medals(12 teams)
1st, gold medalist(s) Gold Japan
2nd, silver medalist(s) Silver East Germany
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze Soviet Union
Women's Medals(8 teams)
1st, gold medalist(s) Gold Soviet Union
2nd, silver medalist(s) Silver Japan
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Bronze North Korea

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Japan1102
2  Soviet Union1012
3  East Germany0101
4  North Korea0011
Totals (4 nations)2226


Medal summaryEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's indoor
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  Japan (JPN)
Yoshihide Fukao
Kenji Kimura
Masayuki Minami
Jungo Morita
Yūzo Nakamura
Katsutoshi Nekoda
Tetsuo Nishimoto
Yasuhiro Noguchi
Seiji Oko
Tetsuo Satō
Kenji Shimaoka
Tadayoshi Yokota
  East Germany (GDR)
Horst Hagen
Wolfgang Löwe
Wolfgang Maibohm
Jürgen Maune
Horst Peter
Eckehard Pietzsch
Siegfried Schneider
Arnold Schulz
Rudi Schumann
Rainer Tscharke
Wolfgang Webner
Wolfgang Weise
  Soviet Union (URS)
Viktor Borshch
Yefim Chulak
Vyacheslav Domani
Vladimir Kondra
Valeri Kravchenko
Yevhen Lapinsky
Vladimir Patkin
Yuriy Poyarkov
Vladimir Putyatov
Aleksandr Saprykin
Yuri Starunsky
Leonid Zayko
Women's indoor
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  Soviet Union (URS)
Lyudmila Borozna
Lyudmila Buldakova
Vera Galushka-Duyunova
Tatyana Gonobobleva
Natalya Kudreva
Galina Leontyeva
Tatyana Ponyayeva-Tretyakova
Inna Ryskal
Roza Salikhova
Tatyana Sarycheva
Nina Smoleeva
Lyubov Turina
  Japan (JPN)
Makiko Furukawa
Keiko Hama
Takako Iida
Toyoko Iwahara
Katsumi Matsumura
Sumie Oinuma
Mariko Okamoto
Seiko Shimakage
Michiko Shiokawa
Takako Shirai
Noriko Yamashita
Yaeko Yamazaki
  North Korea (PRK)
Hwang He-Suk
Jang Ok-Rim
Jong Ok-Jin
Kang Ok-Sun
Kim Zung-Bok
Kim Myong-Suk
Kim Su-Dae
Kim Yeun-Ja
Paek Myong-Suk
Ri Chun-Ok
Ryom Chun-Ja

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Volleyball at the 1972 Munich Summer Games". Sports Reference. Retrieved 26 January 2019.

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