Cuba at the 1992 Summer Olympics


Cuba competed at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. The nation returned to the Olympic Games after boycotting both the 1984 Games and the 1988 Games. 176 competitors, 126 men and 50 women, took part in 90 events in 16 sports.[1]

Cuba at the
1992 Summer Olympics
IOC codeCUB
NOCCuban Olympic Committee
in Barcelona
Competitors176 (126 men and 50 women) in 16 sports
Flag bearer Héctor Milián
Medals
Ranked 5th
Gold
14
Silver
6
Bronze
11
Total
31
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Medalists

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Athletics

Men's 4 × 400 m Relay

Men's Marathon

Men's Long Jump

  • Iván Pedroso
    • Qualification — 8.07 m
    • Final — 8.11 m (→ 4th place)
  • Jaime Jefferson
    • Qualification — 8.09 m
    • Final — 8.08 m (→ 5th place)

Men's Triple Jump

  • Yoelvis Quesada
    • Qualification — 17.21 m
    • Final — 17.18 m (→ 6th place)

Men's Discus Throw

  • Roberto Moya
    • Qualification — 62.06 m
    • Final — 64.12 m (→ Bronze Medal)
  • Juan Martínez
    • Qualification — 60.34 m
    • Final — 62.64 m (→ 6th place)


Women's 800 metres

  • Ana Fidelia Quirot
    • Heat — 1:59.06
    • Semifinal — 2:00.86
    • Final — 1:56.80 (→ Bronze Medal)

Women's Discus Throw

Women's High Jump

  • Ioamnet Quintero
    • Qualification — 1.92 m
    • Final — 1.97 m (→ Bronze Medal)
  • Silvia Costa
    • Qualification — 1.92 m
    • Final — 1.94 m (→ 5th place)

Baseball

The first Olympic baseball tournament resulted in sevens wins and no losses in the preliminary round for Cuba. A comfortable 6–1 victory over the United States and a dominant 11–1 win against Chinese Taipei earned Cuba the first Olympic gold medal for the sport.

Men's Team Competition:

  • Cuba – Gold Medal (9–0)

Team Roster

Basketball

Women's Team Competition

Boxing

Men's Light Flyweight (– 48 kg)

Men's Flyweight (– 51 kg)

Men's Bantamweight (– 54 kg)

Men's Featherweight (– 57 kg)

Men's Lightweight (– 60 kg)

Men's Light Welterweight (– 63.5 kg)

Men's Welterweight (– 67 kg)

Men's Light Middleweight (– 71 kg)

Men's Middleweight (– 75 kg)

Men's Light Heavyweight (– 81 kg)

Men's Heavyweight (– 91 kg)

Men's Super Heavyweight (+ 91 kg)

Canoeing

Cycling

Four male cyclists represented Cuba in 1992.

Men's team pursuit
Men's points race

Fencing

Five male fencers represented Cuba in 1992.

Men's foil
Men's team foil

Judo

Men's Half-Lightweight

Men's Lightweight

Men's Middleweight

Men's Half-Heavyweight

Men's Heavyweight


Women's Extra-Lightweight

Women's Half-Lightweight

Women's Lightweight

Women's Half-Middleweight

Women's Middleweight

Women's Half-Heavyweight

Women's Heavyweight

Rowing

Shooting

Swimming

Men's 100m Backstroke

Men's 200m Backstroke

Men's 100m Breaststroke

Men's 200m Breaststroke

Table tennis

Volleyball

Men's Team Competition

Women's Team Competition

Water polo

Men's Team Competition

Weightlifting

Men's Middleweight

Men's Light-Heavyweight

  • Lino Elias
  • José Ernesto Heredia

Men's Middle-Heavyweight

Men's Heavyweight II

  • Flavio Villavicencio
  • Maurys Charón

Men's Super-Heavyweight

Wrestling

See also

References

  1. "Cuba at the 1992 Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2011-12-23.