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Nigeria at the
1992 Summer Olympics
IOC codeNGR
NOCNigeria Olympic Committee
Websitewww.nigeriaolympiccommittee.org
in Barcelona
Competitors55 (32 men and 23 women) in 8 sports
Medals
Ranked 38th
Gold
0
Silver
3
Bronze
1
Total
4
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Nigeria competed at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain.

Medalists

Silver

Bronze

Results by event

Athletics

Men's 4 × 400 m Relay

  • Heat — 3:00.39
  • Final — 3:01.71 (→ 5th place)

Boxing

Men's Flyweight (– 51 kg)

  • First Round – Defeated Richard Buttimer (IRL), 12:8
  • Second Round – Lost to Raúl González (CUB), RSC-2

Men's Bantamweight (– 54 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 Light Heavyweight (– 81 kg)

Men's Heavyweight (– 91 kg)

Men's Super Heavyweight (+ 91 kg)

  • First Round – Bye
  • Second Round – Defeated Liade Alhassan (GHA), walk-over
  • Quarterfinals – Defeated Gitas Juskevicius (LTU), KO-2
  • Semifinals – Defeated Svilen Rusinov (BUL), 9:7
  • Final – Lost to Roberto Balado (CUB), 2:13

Handball

Women's Team Competition

  • Nigeria – Germany 17-32
  • Nigeria – Unified Team 18-26
  • Nigeria – United States 21-23
  • 7th-8th place: Nigeria – Spain 17-26 (→ Eighth and last place)

Swimming

Men's 50m Freestyle

  • Heat – 24.13 (→ did not advance, 41st place)

Men's 100m Butterfly

  • Heat – 58.36 (→ did not advance, 52nd place)


Women's 50m Freestyle

  • Heat – 27.53 (→ did not advance, 39th place)

Women's 100m Freestyle

  • Heat – 1:00.72 (→ did not advance, 42nd place)

See also

References