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Ghana at the 1968 Summer Olympics

 

Ghana at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Ghana at the Olympic Games

Flag of Ghana
IOC code  GHA
NOC Ghana Olympic Committee
At the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City
Competitors
Medals Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games

*As the Gold Coast

Winter Games

Ghana competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, Mexico.

Contents

  • Results by event 1
    • Athletics 1.1
    • Boxing 1.2
    • Football (soccer) 1.3
  • References 2

Results by event

Athletics

Men's 100 metres

  • Round 1 — 10.5 s (→ 3rd in heat, advanced to round 2)
  • Round 2 — 10.4 s (→ 8th in heat, did not advance)

Women's 200 metres

  • Round 1 — 23.9 s (→ 7th in heat, did not advance)

Men's 400 metres

  • Round 1 — 45.8 s (→ 4th in heat, advanced to round 2)
  • Round 2 — 46.0 s (→ 4th in heat, advanced to semi final)
  • Semi final — 45.9 s (→ 5th in heat, did not advance)

Men's 800 metres

  • Round 1 — 1:50.7 min (→ 4th in heat, did not advance)

Men's 400 metres hurdles

  • Round 1 — 51.6 s (→ 6th in heat, did not advance)

Men's 4x100 metres relay

  • Round 1 — 39.8 s (→ 6th in heat, semi final)
  • Semi final — 39.9 s (→ 5th in heat, did not advance)

Men's long jump

  • Qualification — 7.77 m (→ advanced to the final)
  • Final — 7.71 m (→ 13th place)
  • Qualification — DNS (→ did not advance)

Women's long jump

  • Qualification — 5.61 m (→ advanced to the final)

Men's triple jump

  • Qualification — 15.65 m (→ did not advance)

Boxing

Light flyweight (48 kg)

Bantamweight (54 kg)

Lightweight (60 kg)

Light welterweight (63.5 kg)

Welterweight (67 kg)

Light middleweight (71 kg)

Middleweight (75 kg)

  • George Aidoo
  • Round of 16 — DNS

Heavyweight (81 kg)

Football (soccer)

Men

  • Preliminary Round (Group C)

1968-10-13
12:00
Israel  5 – 3  Ghana
Spiegel Goal 11' Goal 75'
Feigenbaum Goal 16' Goal 30' Goal 70'
Report Jabir Goal 18' Goal 79'
Amosa Goal 35'

1968-10-15
12:00
Hungary  2 – 2  Ghana
A. Dunai Goal 15'
Menczel Goal 17'
Report Sunday Goal 12'
Sampene Goal 33'

1968-10-17
12:00
El Salvador  1 – 1  Ghana
Rodríguez Goal 42' Report Kofi Goal 55'

Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts
 Hungary 3 2 1 0 8 2 +6 5
 Israel 3 2 0 1 8 6 +2 4
 Ghana 3 0 2 1 6 8 −2 2
 El Salvador 3 0 1 2 2 8 −6 1
  • Team roster

References

  • Official Olympic Reports
    • Part Three: Results
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