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Senegal at the 1968 Summer Olympics


Senegal at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Senegal at the Olympic Games

Flag of Senegal
IOC code  SEN
NOC Comité National Olympique et Sportif Sénégalais
At the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City
Competitors 21
Medals Gold
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games

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


Senegal qualified for the first time in basketball at the 1968 Olympics by winning the 1968 FIBA Africa Championship in Morocco over the Moroccan hosts. However, once at the tournament, Senegal lost all 7 of its matches to the Americans, Puerto Ricans, Italians, Panamanians, Yugoslavs, Filipinos and Spaniards on their way to last place in the tournament.


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