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Youssef Abbas was a basketball player who competed for Egypt. He competed at the 1948 and 1952 Olympic Games. He died on 28 October 1956, at the age of 35, due to a plane crash, together with fellow athlete Ahmed Fouad Nessim. He was selected to play during the 1948 Olympic Games, although it is not known if he actually played. He only played one match during the 1952 Olympic Games, which was the third group match against Cuba.

Olympic ResultsEdit

Year Event Result
1948 Men's Basketball 19th
1952 Men's Basketball Round 1

1948Edit

Stage Opponent Result
Preliminary stage Argentina 38 - 57
Peru 27 - 52
Czechoslovakia 38 - 52
United States 28 - 66
Switzerland 31 - 29
17th-23rd place Bye
17th-20th place Italy 33 - 35
19th place Great Britain 50 - 18

1952Edit

Stage Opponent Result
Preliminary stage Turkey 64 - 45
Canada 57 - 63
Italy 66 - 62
Group stage France 64 - 92
Chile 46 - 74
Cuba 66 - 55
Quarterfinal Did not advance
Semifinal
Final
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