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Athletics at the 1972 München Summer Games:

Women's Discus Throw Final Round

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: München, West Germany
Venue(s): Olympic Stadium, Olympic Park, München
Date Started: September 10, 1972
Date Finished: September 10, 1972

Gold: URS Faina Melnik
Silver: ROU Argentina Menis
Bronze: BUL Vasilka Stoeva

Final Round

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D
1 Faina Melnik 27 Soviet Union URS 66.62 OR
2 Argentina Menis 24 Romania ROU 65.06 OR
3 Vasilka Stoeva 32 Bulgaria BUL 64.34
4 Tamara Danilova 33 Soviet Union URS 62.86
5 Liesel Westermann 27 West Germany FRG 62.18
6 Gabriele Hinzmann 25 East Germany GDR 61.72
7 Carmen Ionescu 21 Romania ROU 60.42
8 Lyudmila Muravyova 31 Soviet Union URS 59.00
9 Lia Manoliu 40 Romania ROU 58.50
10 Svetla Bozhkova 21 Bulgaria BUL 56.72
11 Brigitte Berendonk 30 West Germany FRG 56.58
12 Rosemary Payne 39 Great Britain GBR 56.50

Final Round Round One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D
1 Argentina Menis 24 Romania ROU 64.28 OR
2 Tamara Danilova 33 Soviet Union URS 62.64 OR
3 Vasilka Stoeva 32 Bulgaria BUL 61.08
4 Faina Melnik 27 Soviet Union URS 60.56
5 Carmen Ionescu 21 Romania ROU 58.80
6 Lia Manoliu 40 Romania ROU 58.18
7 Lyudmila Muravyova 31 Soviet Union URS 57.78
8 Gabriele Hinzmann 25 East Germany GDR 57.52
9T Svetla Bozhkova 21 Bulgaria BUL 56.50
9T Rosemary Payne 39 Great Britain GBR 56.50
11 Brigitte Berendonk 30 West Germany FRG 55.60
NP Liesel Westermann 27 West Germany FRG foul

Final Round Round Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D BMD
1 Argentina Menis 24 Romania ROU 59.82 64.28
2 Tamara Danilova 33 Soviet Union URS 58.14 62.64
3 Faina Melnik 27 Soviet Union URS 61.32 61.32
4 Vasilka Stoeva 32 Bulgaria BUL foul 61.08
5 Gabriele Hinzmann 25 East Germany GDR 59.14 59.14
6 Carmen Ionescu 21 Romania ROU 58.76 58.80
7 Lia Manoliu 40 Romania ROU 58.50 58.50
8 Lyudmila Muravyova 31 Soviet Union URS 57.92 57.92
9 Liesel Westermann 27 West Germany FRG 57.04 57.04
10 Svetla Bozhkova 21 Bulgaria BUL 56.72 56.72
11 Rosemary Payne 39 Great Britain GBR foul 56.50
12 Brigitte Berendonk 30 West Germany FRG foul 55.60

Final Round Round Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D BMD
1 Argentina Menis 24 Romania ROU 60.88 64.28
2 Vasilka Stoeva 32 Bulgaria BUL 64.20 64.20
3 Tamara Danilova 33 Soviet Union URS 62.86 62.86
4 Liesel Westermann 27 West Germany FRG 62.18 62.18
5 Faina Melnik 27 Soviet Union URS 57.96 61.32
6 Gabriele Hinzmann 25 East Germany GDR 60.12 60.12
7 Lyudmila Muravyova 31 Soviet Union URS 59.00 59.00
8 Carmen Ionescu 21 Romania ROU 57.06 58.80
9 Lia Manoliu 40 Romania ROU foul 58.50
10 Svetla Bozhkova 21 Bulgaria BUL foul 56.72
11 Brigitte Berendonk 30 West Germany FRG 56.58 56.58
12 Rosemary Payne 39 Great Britain GBR 52.26 56.50

Final Round Round Four

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D BMD
1 Faina Melnik 27 Soviet Union URS 66.62 66.62 OR
2 Argentina Menis 24 Romania ROU 65.06 65.06 OR
3 Vasilka Stoeva 32 Bulgaria BUL 62.24 64.20
4 Tamara Danilova 33 Soviet Union URS 61.14 62.86
5 Liesel Westermann 27 West Germany FRG 61.66 62.18
6 Gabriele Hinzmann 25 East Germany GDR 61.08 61.08
7 Carmen Ionescu 21 Romania ROU 59.08 59.08
8 Lyudmila Muravyova 31 Soviet Union URS foul 59.00

Final Round Round Five

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D BMD
1 Faina Melnik 27 Soviet Union URS 62.76 66.62
2 Argentina Menis 24 Romania ROU 63.78 65.06
3 Vasilka Stoeva 32 Bulgaria BUL 64.34 64.34
4 Tamara Danilova 33 Soviet Union URS foul 62.86
5 Liesel Westermann 27 West Germany FRG foul 62.18
6 Gabriele Hinzmann 25 East Germany GDR 61.72 61.72
7 Carmen Ionescu 21 Romania ROU foul 59.08
8 Lyudmila Muravyova 31 Soviet Union URS 58.86 59.00

Final Round Round Six

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D
NP Argentina Menis 24 Romania ROU 64.90
NP Vasilka Stoeva 32 Bulgaria BUL 62.10
NP Carmen Ionescu 21 Romania ROU 60.42
NP Gabriele Hinzmann 25 East Germany GDR 60.22
NP Lyudmila Muravyova 31 Soviet Union URS 57.20
NP Tamara Danilova 33 Soviet Union URS foul
NP Faina Melnik 27 Soviet Union URS foul
NP Liesel Westermann 27 West Germany FRG foul