1965 World Fencing Championships

The 1965 World Fencing Championships were held in Paris, France.[1]

1965 World Championships in Fencing
Host cityFrance Paris, France

Medal tableEdit

  *   Host nation (France)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Soviet Union (URS)4048
2  France (FRA)*2125
3  Hungary (HUN)1113
4  Poland (POL)1102
5  Great Britain (GBR)0202
  Romania (ROU)0202
7  Italy (ITA)0112
Totals (7 nations)88824


Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Individual Foil   Jean-Claude Magnan   Daniel Revenu   German Sveshnikov
Team Foil   Soviet Union   Poland   France
Individual Sabre   Jerzy Pawłowski   Miklós Meszéna   Zoltán Horváth
Team Sabre   Soviet Union   Italy   France
Individual Épée   Zoltán Nemere   Bill Hoskyns   Guram Kostava
Team Épée   France   Great Britain   Soviet Union

Women's eventsEdit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Individual Foil   Galina Gorokhova   Olga Szabó-Orbán   Valentina Prudskova
Team Foil   Soviet Union   Romania   Italy

ReferencesEdit

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