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Swimming at the 1972 München Summer Games:

Men's 100 metres Backstroke Final

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Host City: München, West Germany
Venue(s): Swimming Hall, Olympic Park, München
Date Started: August 29, 1972
Date Finished: August 29, 1972

Gold: GDR Roland Matthes
Silver: USA Mike Stamm
Bronze: USA John Murphy

Final

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC T
1 Roland Matthes 21 East Germany GDR 56.58 OR
2 Mike Stamm 20 United States USA 57.70
3 John Murphy 19 United States USA 58.35
4 Mitch Ivey 23 United States USA 58.48
5 Igor Grivennikov 20 Soviet Union URS 59.50
6 Lutz Wanja 16 East Germany GDR 59.80
7 Jürgen Krüger 17 East Germany GDR 59.93
8 Tadashi Honda 20 Japan JPN 1:00.41