Cuba at the 1948 Summer Olympics


Cuba at the 1948 Summer Olympics
Cuba at the Olympic Games

Flag of Cuba – Flag bearers
IOC code  CUB
NOC Comité Olímpico Cubano
At the 1948 Summer Olympics in London
Competitors 53 (53 men and 0 women) in 12 sports
Medals
Rank: 28
Gold
0
Silver
1
Bronze
0
Total
1
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Cuba competed at the 1948 Summer Olympics in London, England. It was the first time in 20 years that Cuban athletes competed at the Olympic Games. 53 competitors, all men, took part in 31 events in 12 sports.[1]

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Medalists

Silver medal.svg Silver

  • Carlos de Cárdenas — Sailing, Men's Star class

Athletics

Basketball

Cycling

Diving

Fencing

Six fencers, all men, represented Cuba in 1948.

Men's foil
  • Armando Barrientos
  • Lucilo de la Peña
  • Jorge Agostini
Men's épée
  • Roberto Mañalich
  • Carlos Lamar
Men's team épée
  • Roberto Mañalich, Carlos Lamar, Armando Barrientos, Juan Antonio Martínez
Men's sabre
  • Roberto Mañalich
  • Juan Antonio Martínez

Gymnastics

Rowing

Sailing

Shooting

Swimming

Men's 100 metres Freestyle

Weightlifting

Wrestling

References

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