Argentina at the 1928 Summer Olympics

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Argentina at the
1928 Summer Olympics
Flag of Argentina.svg
IOC codeARG
NOCArgentine Olympic Committee
Websitewww.coarg.org.ar (in Spanish)
in Amsterdam
Competitors81 in 12 sports
Flag bearerHéctor Méndez
Medals
Ranked 12th
Gold
3
Silver
3
Bronze
1
Total
7
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Argentina competed at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, Netherlands. 81 competitors, all men, took part in 41 events in 12 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Medal Name Sport Event Date
 Gold Víctor Avendaño Boxing Men's light heavyweight August 11
 Gold Arturo Rodríguez Boxing Men's heavyweight August 11
 Gold Alberto Zorrilla Swimming Men's 400 m freestyle August 9
 Silver Víctor Peralta Boxing Men's featherweight August 11
 Silver Raúl Landini Boxing Men's welterweight August 11
 Silver Argentina national football team
Ludovico Bidoglio Ángel Medici
Ángel Bossio Luis Monti
Saúl Calandra Pedro Ochoa
Alfredo Carricaberry Rodolfo Orlandini
Roberto Cherro Raimundo Orsi
Octavio Díaz Fernando Paternoster
Juan Evaristo Feliciano Perducca
Manuel Ferreira Natalio Perinetti
Enrique Gainzarain Domingo Tarasconi
Alfredo Helman Luis Weihmuller
Segundo Luna Adolfo Zumelzú
Football June 13
 Bronze Raúl Anganuzzi, Carmelo Camet,
Roberto Larraz, Héctor Lucchetti, Luis Lucchetti
Fencing Men's team foil July 30

Athletics[edit]

Boxing[edit]

Men's Flyweight (– 50.8 kg)


Men's Heavyweight (+ 79.4 kg)

Cycling[edit]

Six cyclists, all men, represented Argentina in 1928.

Individual road race
Team road race
Sprint
Time trial

Equestrian[edit]

Fencing[edit]

Nine fencers, all men, represented Argentina in 1928. They won the bronze medal in the team foil event.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée

Football[edit]

Round of 16
Argentina 11–2 United States
Ferreira Goal 9'29'
Tarasconi Goal 24'63'66'89'
Orsi Goal 41'73'
Cherro Goal 47'49'57'
Report Kuntner Goal 55'
Carroll Goal 75'
Attendance: 3,848
Referee: Paul Ruoff (Switzerland)
Quarterfinals
Argentina 6–3 Belgium
Tarasconi Goal 1'10'75'89'
Ferreira Goal 4'
Orsi Goal 81'
Report R. Braine Goal 24'
Vanhalme Goal 28'
Moeschal Goal 53'
Attendance: 16,399
Referee: Achille Gama (Italy)
Semifinals
Argentina 6–0 Egypt
Cherro Goal 10'
Ferreira Goal 32'82'
Tarasconi Goal 37'54'61'
Report
Attendance: 7,887
Gold Medal match
Uruguay 1–1 (a.e.t.) Argentina
Petrone Goal 23' Report Ferreira Goal 50'
Uruguay 2–1 Argentina
Figueroa Goal 17'
Scarone Goal 73'
Report Monti Goal 28'

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Five sailors represented Argentina in 1928. It was the nation's debut in the sport.

Sailor Event Final
Race 1 Race 2 Race 3 Race 4 Race 5 Race 6 Race 7 Rank
Rafael Iglesias
Miguel Bosch
Pedro Dates
Horacio Seeber
Carlos Serantes
8 metre class 5 8 4 8 Did not advance 8

Swimming[edit]

Water Polo[edit]

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Argentina at the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-04-23.