Athletics at the 1980 Summer Olympics – Men's shot put

The Men's Shot Put event at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, Soviet Union had an entrylist of 16 competitors. The final was held on Wednesday 30 July 1980, with the qualifying round staged two days earlier in the Lenin Stadium. The top twelve and ties, and all those reaching 19.60 metres advanced to the final.[1]

Men's shot put
at the Games of the XXII Olympiad
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VenueLenin Central Stadium
Date28 July 1980 (qualifications)
30 July 1980 (finals)
Competitors16 from 11 nations
Winning distance21.35 OR
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Vladimir Kiselyov
 Soviet Union
2nd, silver medalist(s) Aleksandr Baryshnikov
 Soviet Union
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Udo Beyer
 East Germany
← 1976
1984 →

Contents

MedalistsEdit

AbbreviationsEdit

Q automatic qualification
q qualification by rank
DNS did not start
NM no mark
OR olympic record
WR world record
AR area record
NR national record
PB personal best
SB season best

QualificationEdit

Rank Athlete Attempts Distance Note
1 2 3
1   Vladimir Kiselyov (URS) 20.72 20.72 m
2   Aleksandr Baryshnikov (URS) 20.58 20.58 m
3   Vladimir Milić (YUG) 20.56 20.56 m
4   Reijo Ståhlberg (FIN) 20.53 20.53 m
5   Anatoliy Yarosh (URS) 20.19 20.19 m
6   Udo Beyer (GDR) 19.94 19.94 m
7   Hans-Jürgen Jacobi (GDR) 19.15 19.57 19.92 19.92 m
8   Geoff Capes (GBR) 19.75 19.75 m
9   Hreinn Halldorsson (ISL) 19.29 19.74 19.74 m
10   Jaromír Vlk (TCH) 19.58 19.69 19.69 m
11   Óskar Jakobsson (ISL) 19.30 X 19.66 19.66 m
12   Jean-Pierre Egger (SUI) 19.61 19.61 m
13   Nikola Khristov (BUL) 17.82 18.94 19.01 19.01 m
14   Mohammad Al-Zinkawi (KUW) 17.15 X 17.03 17.15 m
15   Bahadur Singh Chauhan (IND) 17.05 16.91 16.72 17.05 m
  Valcho Stoev (BUL) X X X NM

FinalEdit

Rank Athlete Attempts Distance Note
1 2 3 4 5 6
    Vladimir Kiselyov (URS) 21.10 20.86 21.35 21.03 21.00 X 21.35 m
    Aleksandr Baryshnikov (URS) 20.20 21.08 20.66 20.39 X X 21.08 m
    Udo Beyer (GDR) X 20.70 21.06 20.98 X X 21.06 m
4   Reijo Ståhlberg (FIN) 19.83 X 20.20 19.63 20.82 20.58 20.82 m
5   Geoff Capes (GBR) 20.50 X 19.47 X 19.69 19.23 20.50 m
6   Hans-Jürgen Jacobi (GDR) 20.32 X 19.80 19.50 X 20.00 20.32 m
7   Jaromír Vlk (TCH) 20.24 X 19.77 19.62 19.84 20.01 20.24 m
8   Vladimir Milić (YUG) 20.07 X 19.69 X 20.06 X 20.07 m
9   Anatoli Yaroch (URS) 19.63 19.93 X 19.93 m
10   Hreinn Halldorsson (ISL) 19.55 18.99 19.16 19.55 m
11   Oskar Jakobsson (ISL) 19.07 X X 19.07 m
12   Jean-Pierre Egger (SUI) 18.25 18.26 18.90 18.90 m

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 1980 Moscow Summer Games: Men's Shot Put". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 8 January 2018.

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