Fencing at the 1964 Summer Olympics – Men's team sabre

The men's team sabre was one of eight fencing events on the fencing at the 1964 Summer Olympics programme. It was the twelfth appearance of the event. The competition was held from October 22 – 23 1964. 61 fencers from 13 nations competed.[1]

Men's team sabre
at the Games of the XVIII Olympiad
VenueWaseda Memorial Hall
DatesOctober 22 – 23
Competitors61 from 13 nations
1st place, gold medalist(s) Umyar Mavlikhanov, Mark Rakita, Yakov Rylsky, Boris Melnikov, Nugzar Asatiani  Soviet Union
2nd place, silver medalist(s) Wladimiro Calarese, Giampaolo Calanchini, Pierluigi Chicca, Mario Ravagnan, Cesare Salvadori  Italy
3rd place, bronze medalist(s) Jerzy Pawłowski, Ryszard Zub, Andrzej Piątkowski, Emil Ochyra, Wojciech Zabłocki  Poland
← 1960
1968 →


  Gold   Silver   Bronze
  Soviet Union (URS)   Italy (ITA)   Poland (POL)


Round 1Edit

Ties between teams were broken by individual victories (in parentheses), then by touches received.

Pool A
1.   Soviet Union (URS) 1-0 (12) Q2
2.   United States (USA) 1-0 (9) Q2
3.   Japan (JPN) 0-2 (6)
Pool B
1.   France (FRA) 2-0 (23) Q2
2.   Romania (ROU) 2-0 (19) Q2
3.   Great Britain (GBR) 0-2 (8)
4.   Australia (AUS) 0-2 (5)
Pool C
1.   Italy (ITA) 1-0 (15) Q2
2.   Hungary (HUN) 1-0 (9) Q2
3.   Argentina (ARG) 0-2 (3)
Pool D
1.   Poland (POL) 2-0 (16) Q2
2.   United Team of Germany (EUA) 2-0 (9) Q2
3.   Iran (IRI) 0-2 (3)

Championship roundsEdit

  Poland (POL)9
  United Team of Germany (EUA)6
  Poland (POL)7
  Soviet Union (URS)9
  Soviet Union (URS)9
  United States (USA)4
  Soviet Union (URS)9
  Italy (ITA)6
  France (FRA)8
  Romania (ROU)6
  France (FRA)7
  Italy (ITA)8 Third place
  Italy (ITA)9
  Hungary (HUN)7
  Poland (POL)8
  France (FRA)8

Fifth place semifinalEdit

Fifth place semifinalsFifth place match
  Romania (ROU)0
  Hungary (HUN)9
  Hungary (HUN)9
  United Team of Germany (EUA)3
  United Team of Germany (EUA)9
  United States (USA)5



  1. ^ "Fencing: 1964 Olympic Results - Men's team sabre". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 2012-01-30. Retrieved 2010-12-08.


  • Tokyo Organizing Committee (1964). The Games of the XVIII Olympiad: Tokyo 1964, vol. 2.