Italy at the 1952 Summer Olympics

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Italy at the Olympic Games

Flag of Italy
IOC code  ITA
NOC Italian National Olympic Committee
Website www.coni.it (Italian)
At the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki
Competitors 231 (208 men, 23 women) in 19 sports
Flag bearer Miranda Cicognani
Medals
Rank: 5
Gold
8
Silver
9
Bronze
4
Total
21
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Italy competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland. 231 competitors, 208 men and 23 women, took part in 114 events in 19 sports.[1]

Medalists[edit]

Gold[edit]

Silver[edit]

Bronze[edit]

Athletics[edit]

Basketball[edit]

Men's Team Competition
  • Qualification Round (Group C)
  • Lost to Canada (57-68)
  • Defeated Turkey (49-37)
  • Defeated Romania (53-39)
  • Lost to Egypt (62-66) → did not advance, 17th place

Boxing[edit]

Canoeing[edit]

Cycling[edit]

Road Competition

Men's Individual Road Race (190.4 km)

Track Competition

Men's 1.000m Time Trial

  • Final — 1:12.7 (→ Silver medal.svg Silver Medal)

Men's 1.000m Sprint Scratch Race

Men's 4.000m Team Pursuit

  • Final — defeated South Africa (→ Gold medal.svg Gold Medal)

Diving[edit]

Men's 3m Springboard

  • Preliminary Round — 54.42 points (→ 32nd place)

Equestrianism[edit]

Fencing[edit]

18 fencers, 15 men and 3 women, represented Italy in 1952.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre
Women's foil

Football[edit]

Men's Team Competition
  • Team Roster

Gymnastics[edit]

Men's team competition[edit]

  • Team Roster

Women's team competition[edit]

  • Team Roster

Hockey[edit]

Modern pentathlon[edit]

Three male pentathletes represented Italy in 1952.

Individual
Team
  • Alfonso Marotta
  • Duilio Brignetti
  • Giulio Palmonella

Rowing[edit]

Sailing[edit]

Shooting[edit]

Eight shooters represented Italy in 1952.

25 m pistol
50 m pistol
100m running deer
Trap

Swimming[edit]

Water polo[edit]

Men's Team Competition
  • Team Roster

Weightlifting[edit]

Wrestling[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Italy at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 17 February 2015. 

External links[edit]