Azerbaijan at the 1996 Summer Olympics

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Azerbaijan at the Olympic Games

Flag of Azerbaijan
IOC code  AZE
NOC National Olympic Committee of the Azerbaijani Republic
Website www.noc-aze.org (Azerbaijani) (English)
At the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta
Competitors 23 (20 men, 3 women) in 9 sports
Flag bearer Nazim Hüseynov
Medals
Rank: 61
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
0
Total
1
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Other related appearances
Russian Empire (1900–1912)
Soviet Union (1952–1988)
Unified Team (1992)

Azerbaijan competed in the Summer Olympic Games as an independent nation for the first time at the 1996 Summer Olympics in Atlanta, United States. Previously, Azerbaijani athletes competed for the Unified Team at the 1992 Summer Olympics. 23 competitors, 20 men and 3 women, took part in 23 events in 9 sports.1

Medalists

Silver medal.svg Silver

Athletics

Boxing

Men's Light Heavyweight (– 81 kg)

Super Heavyweight (> 91 kg)

  • Adalat Mammadov
    • First Round — Defeated Petr Horacek (Czech Republic), referee stopped contest in second round
    • Second Round — Defeated Josué Blocus (France), referee stopped contest in first round
    • Quarter Finals — Lost to Duncan Dokiwari (Nigeria), referee stopped contest in third round

Diving

Fencing

One male fencer represented Azerbaijan in 1996.

Men's sabre

Judo

Shooting

Swimming

Weightlifting

Men's Light-Heavyweight

Wrestling

References

  1. ^ "Azerbaijan at the 1996 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-02-05. 

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