Fencing at the 1952 Summer Olympics

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At the 1952 Summer Olympics, seven fencing events were contested, six for men and one for women.[1]

Medal summary[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Men's individual épée
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 Edoardo Mangiarotti
Italy (ITA)
 Dario Mangiarotti
Italy (ITA)
 Oswald Zappelli
Switzerland (SUI)
Men's team épée
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 Italy (ITA)
Roberto Battaglia
Carlo Pavesi
Franco Bertinetti
Giuseppe Delfino
Dario Mangiarotti
Edoardo Mangiarotti
 Sweden (SWE)
Berndt-Otto Rehbinder
Bengt Ljungquist
Per Hjalmar Carleson
Carl Forssell
Sven Fahlman
Lennart Magnusson
 Switzerland (SUI)
Otto Rüfenacht
Paul Meister
Oswald Zappelli
Paul Barth
Willy Fitting
Mario Valota
Men's individual foil
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 Christian d'Oriola
France (FRA)
 Edoardo Mangiarotti
Italy (ITA)
 Manlio Di Rosa
Italy (ITA)
Men's team foil
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 France (FRA)
Christian d'Oriola
Jacques Lataste
Jehan Buhan
Claude Netter
Jacques Noël
Adrien Rommel
 Italy (ITA)
Giancarlo Bergamini
Antonio Spallino
Manlio Di Rosa
Giorgio Pellini
Edoardo Mangiarotti
Renzo Nostini
 Hungary (HUN)
Endre Palócz
Tibor Berczelly
Endre Tilli
Aladár Gerevich
Jozsef Sakovics
Lajos Maszlay
Men's individual sabre
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 Pál Kovács
Hungary (HUN)
 Aladár Gerevich
Hungary (HUN)
 Tibor Berczelly
Hungary (HUN)
Men's team sabre
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 Hungary (HUN)
Bertalan Papp
László Rajcsányi
Rudolf Kárpáti
Tibor Berczelly
Aladár Gerevich
Pál Kovács
 Italy (ITA)
Giorgio Pellini
Vincenzo Pinton
Renzo Nostini
Mauro Racca
Gastone Darè
Roberto Ferrari
 France (FRA)
Maurice Piot
Jacques Lefèvre
Bernard Morel
Jean Laroyenne
Jean Francois Tournon
Jean Levavasseur
Women's individual foil
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 Irene Camber
Italy (ITA)
 Ilona Elek
Hungary (HUN)
 Karen Lachmann
Denmark (DEN)

Medal table[edit]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Italy (ITA) 3 4 1 8
2  Hungary (HUN) 2 2 2 6
3  France (FRA) 2 0 1 3
4  Sweden (SWE) 0 1 0 1
5  Switzerland (SUI) 0 0 2 2
6  Denmark (DEN) 0 0 1 1

Participating nations[edit]

A total of 286 fencers (249 men and 37 women) from 32 nations competed at the Helsinki Games:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Fencing: 1952 Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-09-13.