Fencing at the 1968 Summer Olympics – Men's sabre

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Men's sabre
at the Games of the XIX Olympiad
Venue Fernando Montes de Oca Fencing Hall
Dates 16–17 October
Competitors 40 from 16 nations
1st, gold medalist(s) Jerzy Pawłowski  Poland
2nd, silver medalist(s) Mark Rakita  Soviet Union
3rd, bronze medalist(s) Tibor Pézsa  Hungary
← 1964
1972 →
Fencing at the
1968 Summer Olympics
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Épée men  
Team épée men
Foil men women
Team foil men women
Sabre men
Team sabre men

The men's sabre was one of eight fencing events on the fencing at the 1968 Summer Olympics programme. It was the sixteenth appearance of the event. The competition was held from 16 to 17 October 1968. 40 fencers from 16 nations competed.[1]


Fencer Country
Jerzy Pawłowski  Poland
Mark Rakita  Soviet Union
Tibor Pézsa  Hungary
Vladimir Nazlymov  Soviet Union
Rolando Rigoli  Italy
Józef Nowara  Poland
Serge Panizza  France
Umyar Mavlikhanov  Soviet Union
Alfonso Morales  United States
Marcel Parent  France
Claude Arabo  France
Tamás Kovács  Hungary
Wladimiro Calarese  Italy
Paul Wischeidt  West Germany
Péter Bakonyi  Hungary
Cesare Salvadori  Italy
Alex Orban  United States
Emil Ochyra  Poland
Anthony Keane  United States
Walter Köstner  West Germany
Rodney Craig  Great Britain
Vicente Calderón  Mexico
Yves Brasseur  Belgium
Sandy Leckie  Great Britain
Félix Delgado  Cuba
Richard Oldcorn  Great Britain
John Andru  Canada
Román Quinos  Argentina
Volker Duschner  West Germany
Manuel Ortiz  Cuba
Colm O'Brien  Ireland
Alberto Lanteri  Argentina
Jan Boutmy  Netherlands Antilles
William Fajardo  Mexico
Gustavo Chapela  Mexico
John Bouchier-Hayes  Ireland
José Narciso Díaz  Cuba
Juan Carlos Frecia  Argentina
Nguyễn The Loc  Vietnam
Fionbarr Farrell  Ireland


  1. ^ "Fencing: 1968 Olympic Results - Men's sabre". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-12-23.