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Key Facts

Top medal sports
(pre-2012)

Capital

Havana

Population

11,200,000

Size

110,860km²

Languages

  • Spanish

Cuba profile on BBC News

London 2012 site in Spanish

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
5 3 6
Beijing 2008
Gold Silver Bronze
2 11 11
Athens 2004
Gold Silver Bronze
9 7 11

Robeisy Carrazana Ramirez Ramirez wins flyweight gold medal

Robeisy Carrazana Ramirez wins Cuba's fifth gold medal after defeating Mongolia's Tugstsogt Nyambayar in the flyweight final.

12 Aug 12

Roniel Iglesias Iglesias claims light-welter gold

Cuban Roniel Iglesias avenges his World Championships defeat from last year to claim gold against Ukraine's Denys Berinchyk.

United States' Jennifer Suhr Suhr wins with Isinbayeva third

Jennifer Suhr wins the women's pole vault at London 2012 on countback from Yarisley Silva, with Yelena Isinbayeva third.

Mijain Lopez Nunez of Cuba Lopez Nunez retains 120kg crown

Cuba's Mijain Lopez Nunez successfully defends his 120kg Greco-Roman wrestling title with victory over Heiki Nabi of Estonia.

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Cuba at the Olympics

16 London 2012 ranking

28 Beijing 2008 ranking

1900 First Olympic appearance

Top Medal Sports at London 2012

Sport Gold Silver Bronze Rank
Boxing 2 0 2 RANK 3
Judo 1 2 0 RANK 5
Wrestling 1 0 1 RANK 6
View the London 2012 medal table for Cuba