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Lebanese at Olympics [Score Updated]

July 19, 2012

One week left to the London Olympic Games 2012 (27 July – 12 August), lookout for the 10 athletes that will be representing Lebanon in different Categories.

Katya Bachrouche – Swimming ( @katyabachrouche )
R: Round 1 [Heats], Ranked Second in her group, Time: 8:35.88

Ray Bassil – Shooting
R: Qualifications Round: Ranked 18, Score: 64

Caren Chammas – Judo ( @karenshammas )
R: Elimination Round 1 [of the 32]

Ahmad Hazer – Athletics (Men’s 110m Hurdles)
R: Round 1, Ranked Ninth in her group. Mark: 14.82

Wael Koubrosli – Swimming ( @Wael_Kobrosly )
R: Round 1 [Heats], Ranked 4 in his group. Time: 1:07.06

Tvin Moumjoghliam – Table Tennis
R: Preliminary Round

Andrea Paoli – Taekwondo
R: Qualified to Quarterfinals

Mona Shaito – Fencing ( @xoxofencer – locked account)
R: Round 2 [of the 32]

Zain Shaito – Fencing
R: Round 1 [ of the 64]

Gretta Taslakian – Athletics (Women’s 200m)
R: Round 1, Ranked Eighth in her group. Mark: 24.49

London Olympics 2012 - Lebanese Athletes

London Olympics 2012 – Lebanese Athletes

Lebanon has participated 16 times in the Olympics since recognition in 1948, and has received 4 medals:

1952 – Silver in Weight Lifting, by Zakaria Chihab
1952 – Bronze in Wrestling – Greco-Roman, by Khalil Taha
1972 – Silver in Weight Lifting (corrected) , by Kheir Tarabulsi
1980 – Bronze in Wrestling – Greco-Roman, by Ali Bechara

London Olympics  2012 - Lebanon Logo

Good Luck!

Regional Medals:

Tunisia – 1 Gold + Bronze + 1 Silver
Algeria – 1 Gold

Bahrain – 1 Bronze
KSA – 1 Bronze
Qatar – 2 Bronze
Kuwait – 1 Bronze
Egypt – 2 Silver
Morocco – 1 Bronze
[more results]

2 Comments leave one →
  1. Nour permalink
    July 31, 2012 1:21 pm

    THE SILVER IN 1972 BY TRABOULSI WAS FOR WEIGHTLIFTING NOT FOR GRECO ROMAN WRESTLING, PLEASE CORRECT

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