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Fencing at the 1908 London Summer Games:

Men's Épée, Team

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Host City: London, Great Britain
Venue(s): Fencing Ground just outside White City Stadium, London; Fencing Ground just outside White City Stadium, London
Date Started: July 20, 1908
Date Finished: July 24, 1908
Format: Single-elimination tournament with Bergvall system.

Gold: FRA France
Silver: GBR Great Britain
Bronze: BEL Belgium

Summary

With the three medalists in the individual épée event, the French had to be the heavy favorites and they did not disappoint, winning fairly comfortably, although Belgium extended them somewhat in the final, 9-7. The winning French team was awarded, in addition to their gold medals, the International Cup for Fencing, which had been designated for the winning team in this event.

Final Standings

Rank Team NOC Medal
1 France FRA Gold
2 Great Britain GBR Silver
3 Belgium BEL Bronze
4 Italy ITA
5T Germany GER
5T Denmark DEN
5T Bohemia BOH
5T Sweden SWE
9 Netherlands NED