Official Basketball results from the Moscow 1980 Olympics. Full list of gold, silver and bronze medallists as well as photos and videos of medal-winning moments.
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Basketball match during 1980 Summer Olympics Basketball at the 1980 Summer Olympics was the tenth appearance of the sport of basketball as an official Olympic medal event . It was held from July 20 to July 30 at the Olympiiski Indoor Stadium   and at the CSKA Sports Palace ,  both located in Moscow , Russian SFSR , Soviet Union .
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Sebastian Coe. At the 1980 Olympic Games in Moscow, the graceful Coe was favoured in the 800-metre race, and the powerful Ovett was favoured in the 1,500-metre race, an event in which he and Coe shared the world record. Instead, Ovett won the 800 metres, with Coe taking a….
Indian basketball at the Olympics. Heading into its first-ever Olympics at Moscow 1980, the Indian basketball team - led by Paramjit Singh - was upbeat of making an impression at the biggest stage. “[It was] a lifetime opportunity,” Paramjit Singh told the FIBA website. “[I felt] I must play to my best because it was unlikely that India will play in the Olympics again.”
Mike Sylvester '70 Only American to Medal at the 1980 Olympics in Moscow. Forty years ago, the United States boycotted an Olympic Games for the first and, to date, only time. This is the story of the only American to medal at the 1980 Games in Moscow. Framed in the basement of a former Dayton basketball player's four-story condominium is a keepsake that no other American possesses.
This is the final match of the tournament between Yugoslavia and Italy. This is the last quarter when Italian players began injuring Yugoslav players.
The 1980 Summer Olympics (Russian: Летние Олимпийские игры 1980, romanized: Letniye Olimpiyskiye igry 1980), officially known as the Games of the XXII Olympiad (Russian: И́гры XXII Олимпиа́ды, romanized: Igry XXII Olimpiady) and commonly known as Moscow 1980 (Russian: Москва 1980), were an international multi-sport event held from 19 July to 3 August ...