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Italy at the 1952 Summer Olympics

Italy at the Olympic Games

Flag of Italy
IOC code  ITA
NOC Italian National Olympic Committee
Website www.coni.it (Italian)
At the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki
Competitors 231 (208 men, 23 women) in 19 sports
Flag bearer Miranda Cicognani
Medals
Rank: 5
Gold
8
Silver
9
Bronze
4
Total
21
Olympic history (summary)
Summer Games
Winter Games
Intercalated Games
1906

Italy competed at the 1952 Summer Olympics in Helsinki, Finland. 231 competitors, 208 men and 23 women, took part in 114 events in 19 sports.[1]

Contents

  • Medalists 1
    • Gold 1.1
    • Silver 1.2
    • Bronze 1.3
  • Athletics 2
  • Basketball 3
  • Boxing 4
  • Canoeing 5
  • Cycling 6
  • Diving 7
  • Equestrianism 8
  • Fencing 9
  • Football 10
  • Gymnastics 11
    • Men's team competition 11.1
    • Women's team competition 11.2
  • Hockey 12
  • Modern pentathlon 13
  • Rowing 14
  • Sailing 15
  • Shooting 16
  • Swimming 17
  • Water polo 18
  • Weightlifting 19
  • Wrestling 20
  • References 21
  • External links 22

Medalists

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Athletics

Basketball

Men's Team Competition
  • Qualification Round (Group C)
  • Lost to Canada (57-68)
  • Defeated Turkey (49-37)
  • Defeated Romania (53-39)
  • Lost to Egypt (62-66) → did not advance, 17th place

Boxing

Canoeing

Cycling

Road Competition

Men's Individual Road Race (190.4 km)

Track Competition

Men's 1.000m Time Trial

  • Final — 1:12.7 (→ Silver Medal)

Men's 1.000m Sprint Scratch Race

Men's 4.000m Team Pursuit

  • Final — defeated South Africa (→ Gold Medal)

Diving

Men's 3m Springboard

  • Preliminary Round — 54.42 points (→ 32nd place)

Equestrianism

Fencing

18 fencers, 15 men and 3 women, represented Italy in 1952.

Men's foil
Men's team foil
  • Renzo Nostini
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre
  • Giorgio Pellini
Women's foil

Football

Men's Team Competition
  • Team Roster

Gymnastics

Men's team competition

  • Team Roster

Women's team competition

  • Team Roster

Hockey

Modern pentathlon

Three male pentathletes represented Italy in 1952.

Individual
Team
  • Alfonso Marotta
  • Duilio Brignetti
  • Giulio Palmonella

Rowing

Sailing

Shooting

Eight shooters represented Italy in 1952.

25 m pistol
50 m pistol
100m running deer
Trap

Swimming

Water polo

Men's Team Competition
  • Team Roster

Weightlifting

Wrestling

References

  1. ^ "Italy at the 1952 Helsinki Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 17 February 2015. 

External links

  • Official Olympic Reports
  • International Olympic Committee results database
  • Media related to at Wikimedia Commons
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