Which teams played in the "Blood in the Water" match at the Olympics in Melbourne in year 1956?

USA vs Cuba
USA vs USSR
Hungary vs USSR
France vs Algeria
By the start of the Olympic­s, the 1956 Hun­gar­i­an Rev­o­lu­tion had been sup­pressed by the Soviets, and many players saw the Olympics as a way to salvage pride for their country. After the ex­traor­di­nar­i­ly violent game, many of Hungary team members sought asylum in the West. Hungary won 4:0.

Answers distribution

USA vs Cuba
USA vs USSR
Hungary vs USSR
France vs Algeria
answers
flagSwitzerland
3%
13%
82%
0%
29
flagSpain
19%
11%
65%
3%
26
flagDenmark
4%
31%
59%
4%
22
flagGermany
7%
27%
58%
6%
248
flagAustria
7%
35%
57%
0%
28
flagFrance
8%
33%
56%
1%
71
flagCanada
4%
26%
56%
9%
41
flagthe United Kingdom
11%
28%
54%
5%
432
flagthe Netherlands
12%
25%
54%
8%
74
flagPoland
12%
32%
48%
5%
15150
flagSweden
16%
35%
48%
0%
31
flagNorway
26%
26%
47%
0%
38
flagthe United States
15%
32%
44%
5%
378
flagBelgium
5%
44%
44%
5%
18
flagUnknown
13%
37%
42%
6%
889
flagItaly
16%
28%
42%
12%
49
flagUkraine
11%
29%
41%
11%
17
flagAustralia
9%
38%
38%
4%
21
flagIndia
18%
44%
32%
5%
77
flagRepublic of Ireland
26%
31%
28%
11%
45

Gender

men48%
women40%
USA vs Cuba
11%
13%
USA vs USSR
33%
38%
Hungary vs USSR
48%
40%
France vs Algeria
5%
7%

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