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Greece at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Greece at the Olympic Games

Flag of Greece
IOC code  GRE
NOC Hellenic Olympic Committee
Website (Greek) (English)
At the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City
Competitors 44 (44 men and 0 women) in 7 sports
Flag bearer Khristos Papanikolaou
Rank: 42
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games

Greece competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, Mexico. Greek athletes have competed in every Summer Olympic Games.


  • Medalists 1
    • Bronze 1.1
  • Results by event 2
    • Athletics 2.1
    • Water Polo 2.2
      • Men's Team Competition 2.2.1
  • References 3



Results by event


Christos Papanikolaou, pole vault (5,35 m): 4th place

Water Polo

Men's Team Competition

  • Preliminary Round (Group B)
  • Lost to Netherlands (5:9)
  • Lost to Japan (7:8)
  • Defeated United Arab Republic (7:6)
  • Lost to East Germany (4:11)
  • Lost to Mexico (8:11)
  • Lost to Yugoslavia (1:11)
  • Lost to Italy (2:6)
  • Classification Matches
  • 13th/14th place: Lost to Brazil (2:5) → Fourteenth place
  • Team Roster


  • sports-reference
  • Official Olympic Reports
  • International Olympic Committee results database

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