Athletics at the 1980 Summer Olympics – Men's decathlon

These are the official results of the Men's Decathlon competition at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, USSR. There were a total number of 21 participating athletes, with the competition starting on 25 July 1980, and ending on 26 July 1980.[1]

Men's decathlon
at the Games of the XXII Olympiad
VenueLenin Central Stadium
Date25 July 1980
26 July 1980
Competitors21 from 12 nations
Winning result8495
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Daley Thompson
 Great Britain
2nd, silver medalist(s) Yuriy Kutsenko
 Soviet Union
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Sergei Zhelanov
 Soviet Union
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Contents

MedalistsEdit

ScheduleEdit

July 25, 1980
  1. 100 m
  2. Long Jump
  3. Shot Put
  4. High Jump
  5. 400 m
July 26, 1980
  1. 110 m hurdles
  2. Discus Throw
  3. Pole Vault
  4. Javelin Throw
  5. 1,500 m

ResultsEdit

RANK FINAL RANKING POINTS
    Daley Thompson (GBR) 8.495
    Yuriy Kutsenko (URS) 8.331
    Sergey Zhelanov (URS) 8.135
4.   Georg Werthner (AUT) 8.050
5.   Sepp Zeilbauer (AUT) 8.007
6.   Dariusz Ludwig (POL) 7.978
7.   Atanas Andonov (BUL) 7.927
8.   Steffen Grummt (GDR) 7.892
9.   Esa Jokinen (FIN) 7.826
10.   Janusz Szczerkowski (POL) 7.822
11.   Johannes Lahti (FIN) 7.765
12.   Stephan Niklaus (SUI) 7.762
13.   Peter Hadfield (AUS) 7.709
14.   Razvigor Yankov (BUL) 7.624
15.   Bradley McStravick (GBR) 7.616
16.   Columba Blango (SLE) 5.080
  Miro Ronac (PER) DNF
  Valeriu Caceanov (URS) DNF
  Sandro Brogini (ITA) DNF
  Rainer Pottel (GDR) DNF
  Siegfried Stark (GDR) DNF

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 1980 Moscow Summer Games: Men's Decathlon". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 26 January 2018.

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