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Sabre, Team, Men

Date28 July 2021
StatusOlympic
LocationMakuhari Messe, 2-1, Nakase, Mihama-ku, Chiba, Chiba Prefecture, Japan
Participants36 from 9 countries
FormatSingle-elimination tournament.

The reigning (2012) Olympic champion was South Korea, which had also won the last three World Championships in this event. This nation also won the gold medal at Tokyo, only being challenged by Germany in the semi-final when the match resulted in a 45-42 win. Even the final against Italy was a demonstration of strength, winning 45-26. Germany finally lost to Hungary in the bronze medal match 40-45 and stayed without a medal in the fencing events at Tokyo.

PosCompetitorsNOC
1Republic of KoreaKORGold
Kim Jeong-HwanOh Sang-UkGu Bon-GilKim Jun-Ho
2ItalyITASilver
Luca CuratoliLuigi SameleEnrico BerrèAldo Montano
3HungaryHUNBronze
András SzatmáriÁron SzilágyiTamás DecsiCsanád Gémesi
4GermanyGER
Max HartungMatyas SzaboBenedikt WagnerRichard Hübers
5EgyptEGY
Mohamed AmerZiad El-SissyMohab ShawkyMedhat Moataz
6Islamic Republic of IranIRI
Mohammad RahbariAli PakdamanMojtaba AbediniMohammad Fotouhi
7ROCROC
Veniamin ReshetnikovKamil IbragimovKonstantin LokhanovDmitry Danilenko
8United StatesUSA
Eli DershwitzAndrew MackiewiczDaryl HomerKhalil Thompson
9JapanJPN
Kaito StreetsTomohiro ShimamuraKento YoshidaKenta Tokunan

Round One

Date28 July 2021 — 10:00
FormatWinner of each match advanced to quarter-finals.
MatchDate/TimeLocationCompetitorsNOCResultCompetitorsNOC
Match #128 JulRepublic of KoreaKORbye
Match #228 JulBlue PisteEgyptEGY45 – 32JapanJPN
Match #328 JulROCROCbye
Match #428 JulGermanyGERbye
Match #528 JulItalyITAbye
Match #628 JulIslamic Republic of IranIRIbye
Match #728 JulUnited StatesUSAbye
Match #828 JulHungaryHUNbye

Quarter-Finals

Date28 July 2021 — 11:25
FormatWinner of each match advanced to semi-finals.
MatchDate/TimeLocationCompetitorsNOCResultCompetitorsNOC
Match #128 JulBlue PisteRepublic of KoreaKOR45 – 39EgyptEGY
Match #228 JulYellow PisteGermanyGER45 – 28ROCROC
Match #328 JulGreen PisteItalyITA45 – 44Islamic Republic of IranIRI
Match #428 JulRed PisteHungaryHUN45 – 36United StatesUSA

Semi-Finals

Date28 July 2021 — 13:40
FormatWinner of each match advanced to final pool.
MatchDate/TimeLocationCompetitorsNOCResultCompetitorsNOC
Match #128 JulYellow PisteRepublic of KoreaKOR45 – 42GermanyGER
Match #228 JulRed PisteItalyITA45 – 43HungaryHUN

Classification Round

Date28 July 2021 — 12:45
MatchDate/TimeLocationCompetitorsNOCResultCompetitorsNOC
Match #128 JulYellow PisteEgyptEGY45 – 41ROCROC
Match #228 JulRed PisteIslamic Republic of IranIRI45 – 36United StatesUSA

Final Round

Date28 July 2021
MatchDate/TimeLocationCompetitorsNOCResultCompetitorsNOC
Match 1/228 Jul 19:30Final PisteRepublic of KoreaKOR45 – 26ItalyITA
Match 3/428 Jul 18:30Final PisteHungaryHUN45 – 40GermanyGER
Match 5/628 JulYellow PisteEgyptEGY45 – 24Islamic Republic of IranIRI
Match 7/828 JulROCROCUnited StatesUSAwalkover