MEDALS

July 22, 1996

FENCING

WOMEN'S INDIVIDUAL FOIL
[Gold] LAURA BADEA
Romania
[Silver] VALENTINA VEZZALI
Italy
[Bronze] GIOVANNA TRILLINI
Italy

MEN'S INDIVIDUAL FOIL
[Gold] ALESSANDRO PUCCINI
Italy
[Silver] LIONEL PLUMENAIL
France
[Bronze] FRANCK BOIDIN
France

GYMNASTICS

MEN'S TEAM
[Gold] RUSSIA
576.778 points
[Silver] CHINA
575.539
[Bronze] UKRAINE
571.541

JUDO

MEN'S 189.5 POUNDS
[Gold] JEON KI YOUNG
South Korea
[Silver] ARMEN BAGDASAROV
Uzbekistan
[Bronze] MARKO SPITTKA
Germany
[Bronze] MARK HUIZINGA
The Netherlands

WOMEN'S 145.5 POUNDS
[Gold] CHO MIN SUN
South Korea
[Silver] ANETA SZCZEPANSKA
Poland
[Bronze] WANG XIANBO
China
[Bronze] CLAUDIA ZWIERS
The Netherlands

SHOOTING

MEN'S AIR RIFLE
[Gold] ARTEM KHADZHIBEKOV
Russia, 695.7 points (OR)
[Silver] WOLFRAM WAIBEL JR.
Austria, 695.2
[Bronze] JEAN-PIERRE AMAT
France, 693.1

SWIMMING

WOMEN'S 400M FREESTYLE
[Gold] MICHELLE SMITH
Ireland, 4:07.25
[Silver] DAGMAR HASE
Germany, 4:08.30
[Bronze] KIRSTEN VLIEGHUIS
The Netherlands, 4:08.70

MEN'S 100M FREESTYLE
[Gold] ALEKSANDR POPOV
Russia, 48.74
[Silver] GARY HALL JR.
United States, 48.81
[Bronze] GUSTAVO BORGES
Brazil, 49.02

WOMEN'S 100M BACKSTROKE
[Gold] BETH BOTSFORD
United States, 1:01.19
[Silver] WHITNEY HEDGEPETH
United States, 1:01.47
[Bronze] MARIANNE KRIEL
Russia, 1:02.12

MEN'S 200M BUTTERFLY
[Gold] DENIS PANKRATOV
Russia, 1:56.51
[Silver] TOM MALCHOW
United States, 1:57.44
[Bronze] SCOTT GOODMAN
Australia, 1:57.48

WOMEN'S 4X100M FREE RELAY
[Gold] UNITED STATES
3:39.29 (OR)
[Silver] CHINA
3:40.48
[Bronze] GERMANY
3:41.48

WEIGHTLIFTING

141 POUNDS
[Gold] Naim Suleymanoglu
Turkey, 738 pounds (WR)
[Silver] Valerios Leonidis
Greece, 733
[Bronze] Xiao Jiangang
China, 710

WR=World Record; OR=Olympic Record

COLOR PHOTO: THOMAS KIENZLE/AP Alessandro Puccini of Italy was triumphant in the men's foil, and Beth Botsford of the U.S. beamed after winning the 100 backstroke. [Alessandro Puccini] COLOR PHOTO: PETER READ MILLER [See caption above--Beth Botsford]

Leaders [Gold] [Silver] [Bronze] Total
United States 4 9 2 15
Russia 7 2 3 12
Germany 0 5 7 12
France 3 3 5 11
China 3 4 3 10
Italy 2 2 2 6
Poland 4 1 0 5
South Korea 3 1 0 4
Australia 1 0 3 4
Bulgaria 0 0 4 4
Turkey 3 0 0 3
Belgium 2 0 1 3
Belarus 0 2 1 3
Cuba 0 2 1 3
Brazil 0 1 2 3
Hungary 0 0 3 3
The Netherlands 0 0 3 3
Ireland 2 0 0 2
Greece 0 2 0 2
Sweden 0 1 1 2

HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
OUT
HOLE YARDS PAR R1 R2 R3 R4
IN
Eagle (-2)
Birdie (-1)
Bogey (+1)
Double Bogey (+2)