Iraq at the
2004 Summer Olympics
Flag of Iraq (2004-2008).svg
IOC codeIRQ
NOCNational Olympic Committee of Iraq
Websitewww.iraqiolympic.org (in Arabic)
in Athens
Competitors25 in 7 sports
Flag bearer Hadir Lazame
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Iraq competed at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, Greece, from 13 to 29 August 2004.

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Iraqi athletes have so far achieved qualifying standards in the following athletics events (up to a maximum of 3 athletes in each event at the 'A' Standard, and 1 at the 'B' Standard).[1][2]

Key
Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Alaa Motar 400 m hurdles 51.97 6 Did not advance
Women
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Alaa Jassim 100 m 12.70 8 Did not advance

Boxing

Main article: Boxing at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Iraq sent one boxer to the 2004 Summer Olympics.

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Najah Ali Light flyweight  Kwak H-J (PRK)
W 21–7
 Nalbandyan (ARM)
L 11–24
Did not advance

Football

Main article: Football at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Men's tournament

Main article: Football at the 2004 Summer Olympics – Men's tournament

Roster

The following is the Iraqi squad in the men's football tournament of the 2004 Summer Olympics.[3]

Head coach: Adnan Hamad

No. Pos. Player Date of birth (age) Caps Goals 2004 club
1 1GK Noor Sabri (1984-06-18)18 June 1984 (aged 20) 0 0 Iraq Al-Talaba
2 2DF Saad Attiya (1987-02-26)26 February 1987 (aged 17) 0 0 Iraq Al-Zawraa
3 2DF Bassim Abbas (1982-07-01)1 July 1982 (aged 22) 0 0 Iraq Al-Talaba
4 2DF Haidar Abdul-Jabar* (1976-08-25)25 August 1976 (aged 27) 0 0 Syria Al-Ittihad Aleppo
5 3MF Nashat Akram (1984-09-12)12 September 1984 (aged 19) 0 0 Saudi Arabia Al-Shabab
6 3MF Salih Sadir (1981-08-21)21 August 1981 (aged 22) 0 0 Lebanon Al-Ansar
7 4FW Emad Mohammed (1982-07-24)24 July 1982 (aged 22) 0 0 Iran Foolad FC
8 3MF Abdul-Wahab Abu Al-Hail* (1976-12-21)21 December 1976 (aged 27) 0 0 Iran Esteghlal Ahvaz
9 4FW Razzaq Farhan* (1977-07-01)1 July 1977 (aged 27) 0 0 Bahrain Al Rifaa
10 4FW Younis Mahmoud (1983-02-03)3 February 1983 (aged 21) 0 0 Qatar Al-Khor
11 3MF Hawar Mulla Mohammed (1981-06-01)1 June 1981 (aged 23) 0 0 Lebanon Al-Ansar
12 2DF Haidar Abdul-Razzaq (1982-06-09)9 June 1982 (aged 22) 0 0 Syria Al-Ittihad Aleppo
13 3MF Qusay Munir (1981-04-12)12 April 1981 (aged 23) 0 0 Saudi Arabia Al Hazm
14 2DF Haidar Abdul-Amir (1982-04-05)5 April 1982 (aged 22) 0 0 Iraq Al-Zawraa
15 3MF Mahdi Karim (1983-12-10)10 December 1983 (aged 20) 0 0 Cyprus Apollon Limassol
16 4FW Ahmad Mnajed (1981-12-13)13 December 1981 (aged 22) 0 0 Iraq Al-Zawraa
17 4FW Ahmed Salah (1982-06-18)18 June 1982 (aged 22) 0 0 Syria Al-Ittihad Aleppo
18 1GK Uday Talib (1981-11-06)6 November 1981 (aged 22) 0 0 Iraq Al-Zawraa

* Over-aged player.

Group play
Pos Team Pld W D L GF GA GD Pts Qualification
1  Iraq 3 2 0 1 7 4 +3 6 Qualified for the quarterfinals
2  Costa Rica 3 1 1 1 4 4 0 4
3  Morocco 3 1 1 1 3 3 0 4
4  Portugal 3 1 0 2 6 9 −3 3
Source:[citation needed]
Iraq 4 – 2
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Portugal
E. Mohammed 16'
H. Mohammed 29'
Y. Mahmoud 56'
Sadir 90+3'
Report Jabar 13' (o.g.)
Bosingwa 45'
Pampeloponnisiako Stadium, Patras
Attendance: 5,689
Referee: Divine Evehe (Cameroon)

Costa Rica 0 – 2 Iraq
Report H. Mohammed 67'
Karim 72'
Karaiskaki Stadium, Piraeus
Attendance: 12,150
Referee: Charles Ariiotima (Tahiti)

Morocco 2 – 1 Iraq
Bouden 69' (pen.)
Aqqal 77'
Report Sader 63'

Quarterfinal
Iraq 1 – 0 Australia
E. Mohammed 64' Report
Pankritio Stadium, Heraklion
Attendance: 10,023
Referee: Carlos Batres (Guatemala)

Semifinal
Iraq 1 – 3 Paraguay
Farhan 83' Report Cardozo 17', 34'
Bareiro 68'

Bronze Medal Final
Italy 1 – 0 Iraq
Gilardino 8' Report

Judo

Main article: Judo at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Repechage 3 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Hadir Lazame Men's +100 kg  Ikhsangaliyev (KAZ)
L 0000–1000
Did not advance

Swimming

Main article: Swimming at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Men
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Mohammed Abbas 100 m freestyle 56.81 63 Did not advance

Taekwondo

Main article: Taekwondo at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Iraq has qualified one taekwondo jin.

Athlete Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage 1 Repechage 2 Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Raid Rasheed Men's −80 kg  López (USA)
L 0–12
Did not advance  Estrada (MEX)
L WO
Did not advance 7

Weightlifting

Main article: Weightlifting at the 2004 Summer Olympics

Iraq has qualified one weightlifter.

Athlete Event Snatch Clean & Jerk Total Rank
Result Rank Result Rank
Mohammed Ali Abdul-Moneim Men's −56 kg 120 =7 135 10 255 10

See also

References

  1. ^ "iaaf.org – Top Lists". IAAF. Retrieved June 4, 2011.
  2. ^ "IAAF Games of the XXX Olympiad – Athens 2004 Entry Standards". IAAF. Retrieved 4 June 2011.
  3. ^ "Olympic Men's Football Tournaments Athens 2004 – Squad List: Iraq (IRQ)". FIFA. Retrieved 2 October 2015.