Cuba at the 1968 Summer Olympics

Cuba at the Olympic Games

Flag of Cuba – Flag bearers
IOC code  CUB
NOC Comité Olímpico Cubano
At the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City
Competitors 115 (101 men and 14 women) in 13 sports
Flag bearer Héctor Ramírez
Medals
Rank: 31
Gold
0
Silver
4
Bronze
0
Total
4
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Cuba competed at the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City, Mexico. 115 competitors, 101 men and 14 women, took part in 78 events in 13 sports.[1]

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Medalists

Silver medal.svg Silver

Athletics

Basketball

Boxing

Cycling

Diving

Fencing

13 fencers, 11 men and 2 women, represented Cuba in 1968.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre
  • Manuel Ortíz, José Narciso Díaz, Joaquin Tack-Fang, Félix Delgado
Women's foil

Gymnastics

Rowing

Shooting

Swimming

Water polo

Men's Team Competition
  • Preliminary Round (Group A)
  • Lost to Soviet Union (4:11)
  • Defeated Brazil (9:2)
  • Tied with United States (6:6)
  • Defeated West Germany (7:6)
  • Defeated Spain (4:3)
  • Lost to Hungary (1:7)
  • Classification Matches
  • 5th/8th place: Lost to East Germany (2:8)
  • 7th/8th place: Lost to Netherlands (5:8) → 8th place
  • Team Roster
  • Guillermo Canete
  • Guillermo Martínez
  • Ibrahim Rodríguez
  • Jesús Pérez
  • Miguel García
  • Oscar Periche
  • Osvaldo García
  • Roberto Rodríguez
  • Rolando Valdes
  • Ruben Junco
  • Waldimiro Arcos

Weightlifting

Wrestling

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