1973 World Fencing Championships

The 1973 World Fencing Championships were held in Gothenburg, Sweden.[1]

1973 World Championships in Fencing
Host citySweden Gothenburg, Sweden

Medal tableEdit

  *   Host nation (Sweden)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Soviet Union (URS)2428
2  Hungary (HUN)2226
3  Sweden (SWE)*1102
  West Germany (FRG)1102
5  Italy (ITA)1023
6  France (FRA)1001
7  Poland (POL)0011
  Romania (ROU)0011
Totals (8 nations)88824


Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Individual Foil   Christian Noël   Yuri Shish   Jenő Kamuti
Team Foil   Soviet Union   West Germany   Poland
Individual Sabre   Mario Aldo Montano   Viktor Sidyak   Vladimir Nazlymov
Team Sabre   Hungary   Soviet Union   Italy
Individual Épée   Rolf Edling   Hans Jacobson   John Pezza
Team Épée   West Germany   Hungary   Soviet Union

Women's eventsEdit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Individual Foil   Valentina Nikonova   Ildikó Schwarczenberger   Ildikó Újlaky-Rejtő
Team Foil   Hungary   Soviet Union   Romania

ReferencesEdit

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