1972 Olympics: Team Sports

Updated February 21, 2017 | Factmonster Staff
Men Champion
Basketball Soviet Union
United States
Cuba
Field Hockey West Germany
Pakistan
India
Handball Yugoslavia
Czechoslovakia
Romania
Soccer Poland
Hungary
East Germany / Soviet Union*
Volleyball Japan
East Germany
Soviet Union
Water Polo Soviet Union
Hungary
United States
*East Germany and the Soviet Union declared joint bronze medallists as result was still a draw at end of extra time.
Women Champion
Volleyball Soviet Union
Japan
North Korea