Argentina at the 1948 Summer Olympics

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Argentina at the Olympic Games

Flag of Argentina
IOC code  ARG
NOC Comité Olímpico Argentino
Website www.coarg.org.ar (Spanish)
At the 1948 Summer Olympics in London
Competitors 199 (188 men and 11 women) in 16 sports
Flag bearer Alfredo Yantorno
Medals
Rank: 13
Gold
3
Silver
3
Bronze
1
Total
7
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games

Argentina competed at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, England. 199 competitors, 188 men and 11 women, took part in 101 events in 16 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Med 1.png Gold[edit]

Med 2.png Silver[edit]

Med 3.png Bronze[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Key
  • Note–Ranks given for track events are within the athlete's heat only
  • Q = Qualified for the next round
  • q = Qualified for the next round as a fastest loser or, in field events, by position without achieving the qualifying target
  • NR = National record
  • N/A = Round not applicable for the event
  • Bye = Athlete not required to compete in round
  • NP = Not placed
Men
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Gerardo Bönnhoff 100 m 10.8 2 Q 5 Did not advance
Fernando Lapuente 4 Did not advance
Carlos Isaac 4 Did not advance
Gerardo Bönnhoff 200 m 22.2 1 Q 4 Did not advance
Guillermo Geary 23.0 3 Did not advance
Antonio Pocovi 400 m 50.7 3 Did not advance
Guillermo Evans 51.8 5 Did not advance
Adan Torres 800 m 1:56.7 5 N/A Did not advance
Guillermo Avalos 1:56.6 5 N/A Did not advance
Melchor Palmeiro 1500 m 4:01.6 5 N/A Did not advance
Ricardo Bralo 10000 m N/A NP
Eusebio Guiñez N/A NP
Delfo Cabrera Marathon N/A 2-34:51.6 1
Eusebio Guiñez N/A 2-36:36.0 5
Alberto Sensini N/A 2-39:30.0 9
Alberto Triulzi 110 m hurdles 14.6 1 Q N/A 14.6 3 Q 14.6 4
Hermenegildo Alberti 400 m hurdles 54.6 3 Did not advance
Sixto Ibáñez 50 km walk N/A DNF
Gerardo Bönnhoff
Alberto Biedermann
Carlos Isaac
Fernando Lapuente
4x100 m relay 42.4 3 N/A Did not advance
Antonio Pocovi
Hermenegildo Alberti
Guillermo Evans
Guillermo Avalos
4x400 m relay 3:21.2 3 N/A Did not advance
Men
Field Events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Position Distance Position
Enrique Kistenmacher Long Jump 7.18 5 Q 6.80 10
Emilio Malchiodi Shot Put NP Did not advance
Juan Kahnert NP Did not advance
Emilio Malchiodi Discus Throw 42.98 18 Did not advance
Juan Fuse Hammer Throw 46.95 20 Did not advance
Ricardo Héber Javelin Throw 60.82 13 Did not advance


Combined events – Decathlon
Athlete Event 100 m LJ SP HJ 400 m 110H DT PV JT 1500 m Final Rank
Enrique Kistenmacher Result 10.9 7.08 12.67 1.70 50.5 16.3 41.11 3.20 45.06 4:49.6 6929 4
Points 872 825 684 671 845 736 744 575 499 478


Women
Track & road events
Athlete Event Heat Quarterfinal Semifinal Final
Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank Result Rank
Noemi Simonetto de Portela 100 m 13.1 3 N/A Did not advance
Noemi Simonetto de Portela 80 m Hurdles 11.8 3 Q N/A 11.87 4 Did not advance


Women
Field events
Athlete Event Qualification Final
Distance Position Distance Position
Noemi Simonetto de Portela long jump 5.56 3 Q 5.60 2
Ingeborg Mello Shot put q 12.085 9
Ingeborg Mello Discus throw N/A 38.44 8

Basketball[edit]

Team Roster[2]

Head coach:

No. Pos. Player DoB Age Caps Club Tournament
games
Tournament
points
Arturo Ruffa December 25, 1926 21  ? 2 3
Bruno Varani September 16, 1925 22  ? 2 2
Jorge Nuré  ? 2 6
Juan Carlos Uder April 24, 1927 21  ? Naro de Valentin Alsina 7 52
León Martinetti July 31, 1926 21  ? 1 1
Leopoldo Contarbio April 29, 1929 19  ? 4 9
Manuel Guerrero  ? 7 57
Oscar Pérez  ? 4 9
Oscar Furlong October 22, 1927 20  ? GEVP 7 88
Raúl Calvo  ? 1 2
Rafael Lledó March 02, 1922 26  ? 6 24
Ricardo González May 12, 1925 23  ? 5 40
Rubén Menini February 20, 1924 24  ? 3 4
Tomás Vio  ? 6 26

Group C[edit]

Team Pld W L PF PA PD Pts
United States 5 5 0 325 167 +158 10
Czechoslovakia 5 4 1 217 190 +27 9
Argentina 5 3 2 236 199 +37 8
Peru 5 2 3 198 187 +11 7
Egypt 5 1 4 162 256 −94 6
Switzerland 5 0 5 120 269 −149 5


Preliminary Round (Group C)

July 31
11:40
 Argentina 57–38  Egypt
Scoring by half: 26-27, 31–11
Pts: Furlong 21
August 02
11:40
 Argentina 49–23   Switzerland
Scoring by half: 28-13, 21–10
Pts: Guerrero 11
August 03
11:40
 Argentina 57–59  United States
Scoring by half: 33-26, 24-33
Pts: Furlong 18
August 05
15:20
 Argentina 42–34  Peru
Scoring by half: 21-18, 21–16
Pts: Lledó 12
August 06
21:00
 Argentina 41–45  Czechoslovakia
Scoring by half: 19-20, 22-25
Pts: Uder 12
  • Classification Matches
    • 9th/16th place
August 07
21:00
 Argentina 43–45  Philippines
Scoring by half: 23-21, 20-24
Pts: Furlong 11
    • 13th/16th place
August 10
15:20
 Argentina 34–35  Cuba
Scoring by half: 17-14, 17-21
Pts: Furlong 17
    • 15th/16th place: Defeated Hungary (walk-over) → Fifteenth place
August 13
 Argentina 2–0  Hungary

Boxing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Equestrian[edit]

Fencing[edit]

19 fencers, 16 men and 3 women, represented Argentina in 1948.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre
Women's foil

Gymnastics[edit]

Hockey[edit]

Men's Team Competition

Modern pentathlon[edit]

Three male pentathletes represented Argentina in 1948.

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Swimming[edit]

Water polo[edit]

Men's Team Competition

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Argentina at the 1948 London Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-06-09. 
  2. ^ Argentina Roster and Scorers