Burma at the
1948 Summer Olympics
Flag of Burma (1948–1974).svg
IOC codeBIR
in London
Competitors5 in 3 sports
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Burma competed in the Summer Olympic Games for the first time at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, England.

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1948 Summer Olympics

Men
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Maung Sein Pe 100 m 11.68 6 Did not advance
200 m NT 4 Did not advance

Boxing

Main article: Boxing at the 1948 Summer Olympics

Men
Athlete Event 1 Round 2 Round Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Maung Myo Thant Flyweight  Joey Sandulo (CAN)
W PTS
 Appie Corman (NED)
L RSC-3
Did not advance
Saw Hardy Bantamweight  Albert Perera (CEY)
L RSC2
Did not advance

Weightlifting

Main article: Weightlifting at the 1948 Summer Olympics

Men
Athlete Event Military press Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Maung Win Maung 56 kg 82.5 5 82.5 12 100.0 15 265.0 15

References