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Argentina at the 1928 Summer Olympics

Argentina competed at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, Netherlands. 81 competitors, all men, took part in 41 events in 12 sports.[1]

Argentina at the
1928 Summer Olympics
Flag of Argentina.svg
IOC codeARG
NOCArgentine Olympic Committee
Websitewww.coarg.org.ar (in Spanish)
in Amsterdam
Competitors81 in 12 sports
Flag bearerHéctor Méndez
Medals
Ranked 12th
Gold
3
Silver
3
Bronze
1
Total
7
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)

Contents

MedalistsEdit

AthleticsEdit

BoxingEdit

Men's Flyweight (– 50.8 kg)


Men's Heavyweight (+ 79.4 kg)

CyclingEdit

EquestrianEdit

FencingEdit

Nine fencers, all men, represented Argentina in 1928. They won the bronze medal in the team foil event.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée

FootballEdit

Round of 16
Argentina  11–2  United States
Ferreira   9'29'
Tarasconi   24'63'66'89'
Orsi   41'73'
Cherro   47'49'57'
Report Kuntner   55'
Carroll   75'
Attendance: 3,848
Referee: Paul Ruoff (Switzerland)
Quarterfinals
Argentina  6–3  Belgium
Tarasconi   1'10'75'89'
Ferreira   4'
Orsi   81'
Report R. Braine   24'
Vanhalme   28'
Moeschal   53'
Attendance: 16,399
Referee: Achille Gama (Italy)
Semifinals
Argentina  6–0  Egypt
Cherro   10'
Ferreira   32'82'
Tarasconi   37'54'61'
Report
Attendance: 7,887
Gold Medal match
Uruguay  1–1 (a.e.t.)  Argentina
Petrone   23' Report Ferreira   50'
Uruguay  2–1  Argentina
Figueroa   17'
Scarone   73'
Report Monti   28'

RowingEdit

SailingEdit

Five sailors represented Argentina in 1928. It was the nation's debut in the sport.

Sailor Event Final
Race 1 Race 2 Race 3 Race 4 Race 5 Race 6 Race 7 Rank
Rafael Iglesias
Miguel Bosch
Pedro Dates
Horacio Seeber
Carlos Serantes
8 metre class 5 8 4 8 Did not advance 8

SwimmingEdit

Water PoloEdit

WeightliftingEdit

WrestlingEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Argentina at the 1928 Amsterdam Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2010-04-23.