Athletics at the 1980 Summer Olympics – Women's discus throw

The Women's Discus Throw event at the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow, Soviet Union had an entrylist of 18 competitors, with one qualifying group and the final (12) held on Friday 1980-08-01.[1]

Women's discus throw
at the Games of the XXII Olympiad
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VenueLenin Central Stadium
Date31 July 1980 (qualifications)
1 August 1980 (finals)
Competitors18 from 11 nations
Winning distance69.96
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Evelin Jahl
 East Germany
2nd, silver medalist(s) Mariya Petkova
 Bulgaria
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Tatyana Lesovaya
 Soviet Union
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1984 →

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MedalistsEdit

ResultsEdit

FinalEdit

RANK FINAL DISTANCE
    Evelin Jahl (GDR) 69.96 m
    Mariya Petkova (BUL) 67.90 m
    Tatyana Lesovaya (URS) 67.40 m
4.   Gisela Beyer (GDR) 67.08 m
5.   Margitta Pufe (GDR) 66.12 m
6.   Florenţa Ţacu (ROU) 64.38 m
7.   Galina Murašova (URS) 63.84 m
8.   Svetla Bozhkova (BUL) 63.14 m
9.   Meg Ritchie (GBR) 61.16 m
10.   Carmen Romero (CUB) 60.86 m
11.   Zdena Bartoňová (TCH) 57.78 m
12.   Ágnes Herczegh (HUN) 55.06 m

Qualifying roundEdit

  • Held on Thursday July 31, 1980
RANK FINAL DISTANCE
1.   Margitta Pufe (GDR) 65.52 m
2.   Mariya Petkova (BUL) 65.02 m
3.   Gisela Beyer (GDR) 62.86 m
4.   Tatyana Lesovaya (URS) 62.20 m
5.   Svetla Bozhkova (BUL) 60.84 m
6.   Florenţa Ţacu (ROU) 60.40 m
7.   Galina Murašova (URS) 60.32 m
8.   Evelin Jahl (GDR) 60.22 m
9.   Zdena Bartoňová (TCH) 59.48 m
10.   Meg Ritchie (GBR) 58.66 m
11.   Carmen Romero (CUB) 58.60 m
12.   Ágnes Herczegh (HUN) 57.80 m
13.   María Cristina Betancourt (CUB) 57.62 m
14.   Katalin Csőke (HUN) 57.38 m
15.   Gael Mulhall (AUS) 54.90 m
16.   Faina Melnik (URS) 53.76 m
  Ludovina de Oliveira (MOZ) NM
  Ulla Lundholm (FIN) DNS

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Athletics at the 1980 Moscow Summer Games: Women's Discus Throw". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 14 January 2018.

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