1955 World Fencing Championships

The 1955 World Fencing Championships were held in Rome, Italy.[1]

1955 World Championships in Fencing
Host cityItaly Rome, Italy

Medal table edit

  *   Host nation (Italy)

1  Hungary (HUN)5229
2  Italy (ITA)*3339
3  France (FRA)0314
4  Great Britain (GBR)0011
  Soviet Union (URS)0011
Totals (5 entries)88824

Medal summary edit

Men's events edit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Individual Foil   József Gyuricza   Christian d'Oriola   Jacques Lataste
Team Foil   Italy   Hungary   Great Britain
Individual Sabre   Aladár Gerevich   Rudolf Kárpáti   Renzo Nostini
Team Sabre   Hungary   Italy   Soviet Union
Individual Épée   Giorgio Anglesio   Franco Bertinetti   Carlo Pavesi
Team Épée   Italy   France   Hungary

Women's events edit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Individual Foil   Lídia Sákovicsné Dömölky   Bruna Colombetti-Peroncini   Ilona Elek
Team Foil   Hungary   France   Italy

References edit

  1. ^ The Guinness Encyclopaedia of Sports Records & Results (1987). Fencing World Championships, pages 165-167. Guinness Superlatives Ltd. ISBN 0-85112-492-5.