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Bulgaria at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Bulgaria at the Olympic Games

Flag of Bulgaria
IOC code  BUL
NOC Bulgarian Olympic Committee
Website www.bgolympic.org (Bulgarian) (English)
At the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City
Competitors 112 (102 men and 10 women) in 13 sports
Medals
Rank: 18
Gold
2
Silver
4
Bronze
3
Total
9
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games

Bulgaria competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, Mexico. 112 competitors, 102 men and 10 women, took part in 69 events in 13 sports.[1]

Contents

  • Medalists 1
    • Gold 1.1
    • Silver 1.2
    • Bronze 1.3
  • Athletics 2
  • Basketball 3
  • Boxing 4
  • Canoeing 5
  • Football 6
  • Gymnastics 7
  • Modern pentathlon 8
  • Rowing 9
  • Shooting 10
  • Swimming 11
  • Volleyball 12
  • Weightlifting 13
  • Wrestling 14
  • References 15

Medalists

Gold

  • Petar Kirov — Wrestling, Men's Greco-Roman Flyweight
  • Boyan Radev — Wrestling, Men's Greco-Roman Light Heavyweight

Silver

Bronze

  • Ivan Mihailov — Boxing, Men's Featherweight
  • Prodan Gardzhev — Wrestling, Men's Freestyle Middleweight

Athletics

Basketball

Boxing

Men's Light Flyweight (– 48 kg)

Canoeing

Football

Gymnastics

Modern pentathlon

Three male pentathletes represented Bulgaria in 1968.

Men's Individual Competition:

Men's Team Competition:

  • Paniowsky, Sardjev, and Apostolov – 11976 points (→ 11th place)

Rowing

Shooting

Swimming

Volleyball

Weightlifting

Wrestling

References

  1. ^ "Bulgaria at the 1968 Mexico City Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-08-13. 


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