Bosnia and Herzegovina at the 2020 Summer Olympics

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Bosnia and Herzegovina at the
2020 Summer Olympics
Flag of Bosnia and Herzegovina.svg
IOC codeBIH
NOCOlympic Committee of Bosnia and Herzegovina
Websitewww.okbih.ba (in Bosnian, Serbian, and Croatian)
in Tokyo, Japan
Competitors7 in 5 sports
Medals
Gold
0
Silver
0
Bronze
0
Total
0
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Bosnia and Herzegovina is expected to compete at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. Originally scheduled to take place from 24 July to 9 August 2020, the Games have been postponed to 23 July to 8 August 2021, because of the COVID-19 pandemic.[1] It will be the nation's eighth consecutive appearance at the Summer Olympics.

Competitors

The following is the list of number of competitors in the Games.

Sport Men Women Total
Athletics 2 0 2
Judo 0 1 1
Shooting 0 1 1
Swimming 1 1 2
Taekwondo 1 0 1
Total 4 3 7

Athletics

Bosnian athletes further achieved the entry standards, either by qualifying time or by world ranking, in the following track and field events (up to a maximum of 3 athletes in each event):[2][3]

Key
  • Note–Ranks given for track events are within the athlete's heat only
  • Q = Qualified for the next round
  • q = Qualified for the next round as a fastest loser or, in field events, by position without achieving the qualifying target
  • NR = National record
  • N/A = Round not applicable for the event
  • Bye = Athlete not required to compete in round
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Amel Tuka Men's 800 m
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Position Distance Position
Mesud Pezer Men's shot put

Judo

Bosnia and Herzegovina entered one female judoka into the Olympic tournament based on the International Judo Federation Olympics Individual Ranking.[4]

Women
Athlete Event Round of 32 Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Larisa Cerić +78 kg  Marenco (NCA)

Shooting

Bosnia and Herzegovina received the allocation spot from ISSF to send Tatjana Djekanovic in the women's rifle shooting to the Olympics, as long as the minimum qualifying score (MQS) was fulfilled.

Athlete Event Qualification Final
Points Rank Points Rank
Tatjana Đekanović Women's 10 m air rifle 613.2 47 Did not advance

Swimming

Bosnian swimmers further achieved qualifying standards in the following events (up to a maximum of 2 swimmers in each event at the Olympic Qualifying Time (OQT), and potentially 1 at the Olympic Selection Time (OST)):[5][6]

Athlete Event Heat Semifinal Final
Time Rank Time Rank Time Rank
Emir Muratović Men's 50 m freestyle
Men's 100 m freestyle
Lana Pudar Women's 100 m butterfly

Taekwondo

Bosnia and Herzegovina entered one athlete into the taekwondo competition at the Games for the first time since 2004. Nedžad Husić secured a spot in the men's lightweight category (68 kg) with a top two finish at the 2021 European Qualification Tournament in Sofia, Bulgaria.[7]

Athlete Event Round of 16 Quarterfinals Semifinals Repechage Final / BM
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Opposition
Result
Rank
Nedžad Husić Men's −68 kg

See also

References

  1. ^ "Joint Statement from the International Olympic Committee and the Tokyo 2020 Organising Committee". Olympics. 24 March 2020. Retrieved 28 March 2020.
  2. ^ "iaaf.org – Top Lists". IAAF. Retrieved 8 April 2019.
  3. ^ "IAAF Games of the XXXII Olympiad – Tokyo 2020 Entry Standards" (PDF). IAAF. Archived from the original (PDF) on 8 April 2019. Retrieved 8 April 2019.
  4. ^ International Judo Federation Olympics Ranking
  5. ^ "FINA – Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 Qualification". FINA. Retrieved 23 March 2019.
  6. ^ "Tokyo 2020 – FINA Swimming Qualification System" (PDF). Tokyo 2020. FINA. Retrieved 6 March 2021.
  7. ^ "European Qualification Tournament for Tokyo 2020 concludes". World Taekwondo. 8 May 2021. Retrieved 9 May 2021.

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