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

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Men's team foil
at the Games of the XV Olympiad
Venue Westend Tennis Hall, Espoo
Dates 21–22 July
Competitors 77 from 15 nations
Medalists
1st, gold medalist(s) Claude Netter, Jéhan Buhan, Jacques Lataste, Jacques Noël, Christian d'Oriola, Adrien Rommel  France
2nd, silver medalist(s) Edoardo Mangiarotti, Manlio Di Rosa, Giancarlo Bergamini, Antonio Spallino, Giorgio Pellini, Renzo Nostini  Italy
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Endre Tilli, Aladár Gerevich, Endre Palócz, Lajos Maszlay, Tibor Berczelly, József Sákovics  Hungary
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Fencing at the
1952 Summer Olympics
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Épée men  
Team épée men
Foil men women
Team foil men
Sabre men
Team sabre men

The men's team foil was one of seven fencing events on the fencing at the 1952 Summer Olympics programme. It was the eighth appearance of the event. The competition was held from 21 to 22 July 1952. 77 fencers from 15 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  Hungary 1 0 15 1
2  Belgium 1 0 9 3
3  Saar 0 2 4 24
Pool 2
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  Egypt 1 0 9 4
2  Argentina 1 0 8 8
3  Soviet Union 0 2 12 17
Pool 3
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  Great Britain 1 0 14 2
2  Italy 1 0 9 0
3  Venezuela 0 2 2 23
Pool 4
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  Sweden 1 0 13 3
2  France 1 0 9 0
3  Australia 0 2 3 22
Pool 5
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  Germany 1 0 10 6
2  United States 1 0 9 7
3  Romania 0 2 13 19

Round 2[edit]

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

Pool 1
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  Egypt 1 0 10 6
2  Italy 1 0 9 1
3  Sweden 0 2 7 19
Pool 2
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  France 1 0 9 2
2  Belgium 1 0 9 7
3  Great Britain 0 2 9 18
Pool 3
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  Hungary 2 1 31 17
2  Argentina 2 1 27 21
3  United States 2 1 25 23
4  Germany 0 3 13 35

Semifinals[edit]

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

Pool 1
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  Hungary 1 0 11 5
2  Italy 1 0 9 1
3  Belgium 0 2 6 20
Pool B
Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1  France 1 0 9 2
2  Egypt 1 0 9 7
3  Argentina 0 2 9 18

Final[edit]

The final was a round-robin.

Rank Nation Wins Losses Bouts Won Bouts Lost
1st, gold medalist(s)  France 3 0 35 11
2nd, silver medalist(s)  Italy 2 1 34 12
3rd, bronze medalist(s)  Hungary 1 2 16 31
4  Egypt 0 3 8 39

Results

Rosters[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Fencing: 1952 Olympic Results - Men's team foil". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 14 September 2010. 
  2. ^ "1952 Summer Olympics official report" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2008-04-11. 
  3. ^ "Fencing at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games:Men's Foil".