Fencing at the 1952 Summer Olympics – Men's team épée

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Men's team épée
at the Games of the XV Olympiad
Venue Westend Tennis Hall, Espoo
Dates July 25–26
Competitors 98 from 19 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Edoardo Mangiarotti, Dario Mangiarotti, Giuseppe Delfino, Carlo Pavesi, Franco Bertinetti, Roberto Battaglia  Italy
2nd, silver medalist(s) Per Carleson, Carl Forssell, Bengt Ljungquist, Berndt-Otto Rehbinder, Sven Fahlman, Lennart Magnusson  Sweden
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Otto Rüfenacht, Paul Meister, Oswald Zappelli, Paul Barth, Willy Fitting, Mario Valota  Switzerland
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Fencing at the
1952 Summer Olympics
Fencing pictogram.svg
Épée men  
Team épée men
Foil men women
Team foil men
Sabre men
Team sabre men

The men's team épée was one of seven fencing events on the fencing at the 1952 Summer Olympics programme. It was the ninth appearance of the event. The competition was held from July 25, 1952, to July 26, 1952. 98 fencers from 19 nations competed.[1]

Results[edit]

Source: Official results;[2] and Sports Reference[3]

Round 1[edit]

The top two nations in each pool advanced to the quarter finals.

Pool 1
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  Sweden 1 0 9 0
2  Great Britain 1 0 10 6
3  Poland 0 2 6 19
Pool 2
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  Italy 1 0 8 4
2  United States 1 0 8 8
3  Soviet Union 0 2 12 16
Pool 3
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  Hungary 1 0 14 1
2  Switzerland 1 0 8 2
3  Brazil 0 2 3 22
Pool 4
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  Belgium 2 0 20 10
2  Denmark 2 0 17 9
3  Portugal 0 2 10 17
4  Venezuela 0 2 9 20
Pool 5
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  Finland 1 0 11 4
2  Luxembourg 1 0 8 3
3  Australia 0 2 7 19
Pool 6
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  France 1 0 8 3
2  Norway 1 0 8 6
3  Egypt 0 2 11 16

Quarter Finals[edit]

The top two nations in each pool advanced to the semi-finals.

Pool 1
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  Hungary 3 0 31 12
2  Luxembourg 2 1 23 22
3  France 1 2 19 15
4  Finland 0 3 16 30
Pool 2
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  Italy 2 0 20 4
2  Switzerland 2 0 15 10
3  Belgium 0 2 8 15
4  Norway 0 2 6 20
Pool 3
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  Sweden 2 1 30 15
2  Denmark 2 1 19 28
3  Great Britain 1 2 23 24
4  United States 1 2 20 25

Semifinals[edit]

The top two nations in each pool advanced to the final.

Pool 1
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  Luxembourg 1 0 10 5
2  Italy 1 0 8 7
3  Denmark 0 2 12 18
Pool B
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  Switzerland 1 1 18 12
2  Sweden 1 1 14 15
3  Hungary 1 1 13 18

Final[edit]

The final was a round-robin.

Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1st, gold medalist(s)  Italy 3 0 32 11
2nd, silver medalist(s)  Sweden 2 1 26 17
3rd, bronze medalist(s)  Switzerland 1 2 18 24
4  Luxembourg 0 3 9 33

Results

Rosters[edit]

References[edit]