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Italy competed at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, England. 215 competitors, 195 men and 20 women, took part in 89 events in 16 sports.[1]

Italy at the
1948 Summer Olympics
Flag of Italy.svg
IOC codeITA
NOCItalian National Olympic Committee
Websitewww.coni.it ‹See Tfd›(in Italian)
in London
Competitors215 (195 men, 20 women) in 16 sports
Flag bearerGiovanni Rocca
Medals
Ranked 5th
Gold
8
Silver
11
Bronze
8
Total
27
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Contents

MedalistsEdit

AthleticsEdit

ResultsEdit

Men (17)
Athlete Event Rank Medal
Salvatore Costantino Men's Marathon AC
Ottavio Missoni Men's 400 metres Hurdles 6
Enrico Perucconi Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay 3 Bronze
Antonio Siddi Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay 3 Bronze
Carlo Monti Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay 3 Bronze
Michele Tito Men's 4 × 100 metres Relay 3 Bronze
Gianni Rocca Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay AC
Ottavio Missoni Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay AC
Luigi Paterlini Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay AC
Antonio Siddi Men's 4 × 400 metres Relay AC
Gianni Corsaro Men's 10 kilometres Walk 8
Pino Dordoni Men's 10 kilometres Walk 9
Salvatore Cascino Men's 50 kilometres Walk 14
Francesco Pretti Men's 50 kilometres Walk AC
Valentino Bertolini Men's 50 kilometres Walk AC
Adolfo Consolini Men's Discus Throw 1 Gold
Giuseppe Tosi Men's Discus Throw 2 Silver
Giorgio Oberweger Men's Discus Throw 15 QR
Teseo Taddia Men's Hammer Throw 7
Women (8)
Athlete Event Rank Medal
Liliana Tagliaferri Women's 100 metres 5 h1 r2/3
Mirella Avalle Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay AC h2 r1/2
Anna Maria Cantù Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay AC h2 r1/2
Marcella Jeandeau Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay AC h2 r1/2
Liliana Tagliaferri Women's 4 × 100 metres Relay AC h2 r1/2
Silvana Pierucci Women's Long Jump 14 QR
Amelia Piccinini Women's Shot Put 2 Silver
Edera Cordiale-Gentile Women's Discus Throw 2 Silver
Gabre Gabric-Calvesi Women's Discus Throw 17

BasketballEdit

BoxingEdit

CyclingEdit

EquestrianEdit

FencingEdit

FootballEdit

GymnasticsEdit

Modern pentathlonEdit

Three male pentathletes represented Italy in 1948.

RowingEdit

SailingEdit

ShootingEdit

Water poloEdit

WeightliftingEdit

WrestlingEdit

Art competitionsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Italy at the 1948 London Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 23 May 2015. Retrieved 31 January 2015.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Italy Rowing at the 1948 London Summer Games". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 13 March 2018.

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