Fencing at the 1924 Summer Olympics – Men's team sabre

The men's team sabre was one of seven fencing events on the Fencing at the 1924 Summer Olympics programme. It was the fourth appearance of the event.

Men's team sabre
at the Games of the VIII Olympiad
VenueVélodrome d'hiver
DatesJuly 12–15
Competitors80 from 14 nations
Medalists
1st place, gold medalist(s) Renato Anselmi, Guido Balzarini, Marcello Bertinetti, Bino Bini, Vincenzo Cuccia, Oreste Moricca, Oreste Puliti, Giulio Sarrocchi
 Italy
2nd place, silver medalist(s) László Berti, János Garay, Sándor Pósta, József Rády, Zoltán Schenker, László Széchy, Ödön Tersztyanszky, Jenö Uhlyarik
 Hungary
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Adrianus De Jong, Jetze Doorman, Hendrik Scherpenhuyzen, Jan Van Der Wiel, Maarten Van Dulm, Henri Wynoldy-Daniels
 Netherlands
← 1920
1928 →

The competition was held from Friday July 12, 1924, to Monday July 15, 1924. 14 teams, composed of 80 fencers, competed.

RostersEdit

ResultsEdit

Round 1Edit

The top two teams in each pool advanced. Each team played each other team in its pool, unless a match was unnecessary to determine qualification. Each team match included 16 bouts: four fencers from one team faced four fencers from the other team once apiece. Bouts were to four touches.

Pool AEdit

Pos Team W L BW BL Qual. ITA TCH GRE
1   Italy 2 0 25 7 Q 11–5 14–2
2   Czechoslovakia 1 1 15 17 5–11 10–6
3   Greece 0 2 8 24 2–14 6–10

Pool BEdit

Pos Team W L BW BL Qual. NED USA URU POL
1   Netherlands 3 0 35 13 Q 10–6 9–7 16–0
2   United States 2 1 27 21 6–10 9–7 12–4
3   Uruguay 0 2 14 18 7–9 7–9
4   Poland 0 2 4 28 0–16 4–12

Pool CEdit

Pos Team W L BW BL Qual. FRA ESP
1   France w/o w/o Q
1   Spain w/o w/o

Pool DEdit

Pos Team W L BW BL Qual. HUN DEN GBR
1   Hungary 1 0 15 1 Q 15–1
2   Denmark 1 0 9 7 9–7
3   Great Britain 0 2 8 24 1–15 7–9

Pool EEdit

Pos Team W L BW BL Qual. ARG BEL
1   Argentina 1 0 9 7 Q 9–7
2   Belgium 1 0 7 9 7–9

QuarterfinalsEdit

The top two teams in each pool advanced. Each team played each other team in its pool, unless a match was unnecessary to determine qualification. Each team match included 16 bouts: four fencers from one team faced four fencers from the other team once apiece. Bouts were to four touches.

Pool AEdit

Italy beat Belgium on touches, 50 to 46.

Pos Team W L BW BL Qual. HUN ITA BEL USA
1   Hungary 2 0 24 8 Q 10–6 14–2
2   Italy 2 0 20 12 8–8 12–4
3   Belgium 0 2 14 18 6–10 8–8
4   United States 0 2 6 26 2–14 4–12

Pool BEdit

Pos Team W L BW BL Qual. ARG NED ESP
1   Argentina 2 0 23 9 Q 10–6 13–3
2   Netherlands 1 1 18 14 6–10 12–4
3   Spain 0 2 7 25 3–13 4–12

Pool CEdit

France beat Czechoslovakia on touches, 49 to 43.

Pos Team W L BW BL Qual. FRA TCH DEN
1   France 2 0 18 14 Q 8–8 10–6
2   Czechoslovakia 1 1 20 12 8–8 12–4
3   Denmark 0 2 10 22 6–10 4–12

SemifinalsEdit

The top two teams in each pool advanced. Each team played each other team in its pool, unless the match was unnecessary to decide qualification. Each team match included 16 bouts: four fencers from one team faced four fencers from the other team once apiece. Bouts were to four touches.

Pool AEdit

Czechoslovakia beat Argentina on touches, 47 to 45.

Pos Team W L BW BL Qual. ITA TCH ARG
1   Italy 1 0 14 2 Q 14–2
2   Czechoslovakia 1 0 8 8 8–8
3   Argentina 0 2 10 22 2–14 8–8

Pool BEdit

Pos Team W L BW BL Qual. HUN NED FRA
1   Hungary 1 0 10 6 Q 10–6
2   Netherlands 1 0 9 7 9–7
3   France 0 2 13 19 6–10 7–9

FinalEdit

Each team played each other team. Each team match included 16 bouts: four fencers from one team faced four fencers from the other team once apiece. Bouts were to four touches. Italy beat Hungary on touches, 50 to 46, in a match that was the difference in the gold medal standings.

Pos Team W L BW BL ITA HUN NED TCH
    Italy 3 0 28 20 8–8 9–7 11–5
    Hungary 2 1 33 15 8–8 14–2 11–5
    Netherlands 1 2 18 30 7–9 2–14 9–7
4   Czechoslovakia 0 3 17 31 5–11 5–11 7–9

ReferencesEdit

  • Kubatko, Justin. "Fencing at the 1924 Paris Summer Games: Men's Sabre, Team". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Archived from the original on April 17, 2020. Retrieved August 27, 2009.
  • Wudarski, Pawel (1999). "Wyniki Igrzysk Olimpijskich" (in Polish). Archived from the original on 2009-02-16.