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Raoul Got

Full name: Raoul Got
Nickname(s): Le Boulet de canon
Gender: Male
Height: 5-4.5 (165 cm)
Weight: 152 lbs (69 kg)
Born: October 11, 1900 in Perpignan, Pyrénées-Orientales, France
Died: November 20, 1955 in Perpignan, Pyrénées-Orientales, France
Affiliations: Perpignan
Country: FRA France
Sport: Rugby

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Raoul Got played winger for France in rugby football at the 1924 Paris Olympics, winning a silver medal. He was capped 13 times for France. Got played for the Perpignan Green Devils before 1917, and then was with Stade Toulousain from 1917-19, and again with the Green Devils in 1920-24. He won French titles with Perpignan in 1921, and lost in the 1924 French final. Got made a sensational début for France in 1920 when he scored two tries as France beat Ireland in Dublin to record their first win outside the country. Got was also a useful athlete, winning the 1921 French military title at 100 metres. His career was as a commercial wine agent.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1924 Summer 23 Paris Rugby Men's Rugby France FRA 2 Silver

Men's Rugby

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result Position PTS T C P DG
1924 Summer 23 Paris Rugby France FRA Round-Robin Match #1 1 1924-05-04 FRA 61, ROU 3 Back 6 2 0 0 0
1924 Summer 23 Paris Rugby France FRA Round-Robin Match #3 2 1924-05-18 USA 17, FRA 3 Back 0 0 0 0 0
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