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Athletics at the 1972 München Summer Games:

Women's Javelin Throw Final Round

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: München, West Germany
Venue(s): Olympic Stadium, Olympic Park, München
Date Started: September 1, 1972
Date Finished: September 1, 1972

Gold: GDR Ruth Fuchs
Silver: GDR Jacqueline Todten-Hein
Bronze: USA Kate Schmidt

Final Round

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D
1 Ruth Fuchs 25 East Germany GDR 63.88 OR
2 Jacqueline Todten-Hein 18 East Germany GDR 62.54
3 Kate Schmidt 18 United States USA 59.94
4 Lyuba Mollova 24 Bulgaria BUL 59.36
5 Nataša Urbančič 26 Yugoslavia YUG 59.06
6 Eva Janko 27 Austria AUT 58.56
7 Ewa Gryziecka 24 Poland POL 57.00
8 Svetlana Korolyova-Babich 25 Soviet Union URS 56.36
9 Anneliese Gerhards 37 West Germany FRG 55.84
10 Mária Kucserka 20 Hungary HUN 54.40
11 Magda Paulányi 27 Hungary HUN 52.36
AC Ileana Zörgö-Raduly 17 Romania ROU NM

Final Round Round One

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D
1 Kate Schmidt 18 United States USA 59.94
2 Ruth Fuchs 25 East Germany GDR 57.44
3 Lyuba Mollova 24 Bulgaria BUL 56.46
4 Svetlana Korolyova-Babich 25 Soviet Union URS 56.30
5 Anneliese Gerhards 37 West Germany FRG 54.84
6 Ewa Gryziecka 24 Poland POL 44.40
NP Eva Janko 27 Austria AUT foul
NP Mária Kucserka 20 Hungary HUN foul
NP Magda Paulányi 27 Hungary HUN foul
NP Jacqueline Todten-Hein 18 East Germany GDR foul
NP Nataša Urbančič 26 Yugoslavia YUG foul
NP Ileana Zörgö-Raduly 17 Romania ROU foul

Final Round Round Two

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D BMD
1 Ruth Fuchs 25 East Germany GDR 60.20 60.20
2 Kate Schmidt 18 United States USA 58.32 59.94
3 Lyuba Mollova 24 Bulgaria BUL 59.36 59.36
4 Eva Janko 27 Austria AUT 58.50 58.50
5 Svetlana Korolyova-Babich 25 Soviet Union URS 55.08 56.30
6 Anneliese Gerhards 37 West Germany FRG 55.84 55.84
7 Jacqueline Todten-Hein 18 East Germany GDR 55.44 55.44
8 Ewa Gryziecka 24 Poland POL 47.34 47.34
NP Mária Kucserka 20 Hungary HUN foul NM
NP Magda Paulányi 27 Hungary HUN foul NM
NP Nataša Urbančič 26 Yugoslavia YUG foul NM
NP Ileana Zörgö-Raduly 17 Romania ROU foul NM

Final Round Round Three

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D BMD
1 Ruth Fuchs 25 East Germany GDR 50.20 60.20
2 Kate Schmidt 18 United States USA 59.84 59.94
3 Lyuba Mollova 24 Bulgaria BUL 55.10 59.36
4 Eva Janko 27 Austria AUT foul 58.50
5 Jacqueline Todten-Hein 18 East Germany GDR 57.18 57.18
6 Ewa Gryziecka 24 Poland POL 57.00 57.00
7 Nataša Urbančič 26 Yugoslavia YUG 56.48 56.48
8 Svetlana Korolyova-Babich 25 Soviet Union URS foul 56.30
9 Anneliese Gerhards 37 West Germany FRG 54.72 55.84
10 Mária Kucserka 20 Hungary HUN 54.40 54.40
11 Magda Paulányi 27 Hungary HUN 52.36 52.36
NP Ileana Zörgö-Raduly 17 Romania ROU foul NM

Final Round Round Four

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D BMD
1 Ruth Fuchs 25 East Germany GDR 61.16 61.16
2 Kate Schmidt 18 United States USA foul 59.94
3 Jacqueline Todten-Hein 18 East Germany GDR 59.70 59.70
4 Lyuba Mollova 24 Bulgaria BUL foul 59.36
5 Eva Janko 27 Austria AUT foul 58.50
6 Ewa Gryziecka 24 Poland POL 55.88 57.00
7 Nataša Urbančič 26 Yugoslavia YUG 56.38 56.48
8 Svetlana Korolyova-Babich 25 Soviet Union URS foul 56.30

Final Round Round Five

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D BMD
1 Ruth Fuchs 25 East Germany GDR 63.88 63.88 OR
2 Kate Schmidt 18 United States USA 48.80 59.94
3 Jacqueline Todten-Hein 18 East Germany GDR 56.92 59.70
4 Lyuba Mollova 24 Bulgaria BUL 56.00 59.36
5 Nataša Urbančič 26 Yugoslavia YUG 59.06 59.06
6 Eva Janko 27 Austria AUT 58.56 58.56
7 Ewa Gryziecka 24 Poland POL 54.86 57.00
8 Svetlana Korolyova-Babich 25 Soviet Union URS 56.36 56.36

Final Round Round Six

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D
NP Jacqueline Todten-Hein 18 East Germany GDR 62.54
NP Ruth Fuchs 25 East Germany GDR 59.16
NP Lyuba Mollova 24 Bulgaria BUL 58.44
NP Kate Schmidt 18 United States USA 56.10
NP Eva Janko 27 Austria AUT 52.06
NP Ewa Gryziecka 24 Poland POL foul
NP Svetlana Korolyova-Babich 25 Soviet Union URS foul
NP Nataša Urbančič 26 Yugoslavia YUG foul