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Athletics at the 1948 London Summer Games:

Men's Decathlon Discus throw

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Events:
Phases:

Host City: London, Great Britain
Venue(s): Empire Stadium, Wembley, London
Date Started: August 6, 1948
Date Finished: August 6, 1948

Gold: USA Bob Mathias
Silver: FRA Ignace Heinrich
Bronze: USA Floyd Simmons

Discus throw

Rank Athlete Age Team NOC D P(1934T) P(1985T)
1 Bob Mathias 17 United States USA 44.00 834 746
2 Witold Gerutto 35 Poland POL 41.80 765 701
3 Albert Dayer 22 Belgium BEL 41.54 757 696
4 Enrique Kistenmacher 25 Argentina ARG 41.11 744 687
5 Per Stavem 22 Norway NOR 41.06 743 686
6 Ignace Heinrich 22 France FRA 40.94 739 684
7 Davorin Marčelja 24 Yugoslavia YUG 39.44 695 653
8 Edward Adamczyk 26 Poland POL 39.11 685 646
9 Jacques Crétaine France FRA 38.90 679 642
10 Irving Mondschein 24 United States USA 38.74 674 639
11 Godtfred Holmvang 30 Norway NOR 38.11 656 626
12 Wacław Kuźmicki 27 Poland POL 38.06 655 625
13 Pierre Sprécher 26 France FRA 37.02 625 604
14 Hércules Azcune 19 Uruguay URU 36.62 614 596
15 Sayed Moukhtar Egypt EGY 36.54 612 595
16 Kjell Tånnander 21 Sweden SWE 36.50 610 594
17 Örn Clausen 19 Iceland ISL 36.34 606 591
18 Yrjö Mäkelä 21 Finland FIN 36.12 600 586
19 Erik Andersson 26 Sweden SWE 36.07 599 585
20 Per Eriksson 23 Sweden SWE 34.91 567 562
20 Hannes Sonck 28 Finland FIN 34.71 561 558
22 Oskar Gerber Switzerland SUI 34.32 551 550
23 Peter Mullins 22 Australia AUS 33.94 541 543
24 Mario Recordón 26 Chile CHI 33.77 536 539
25 Fritz Nussbaum 24 Switzerland SUI 33.54 530 535
26 Hernán Figueroa 20 Chile CHI 32.98 515 523
27 Floyd Simmons 25 United States USA 32.73 509 518
28 Lionel Fournier 31 Canada CAN 32.31 498 510
29 Baldev Singh India IND 29.63 430 457
30 Josef Seger Liechtenstein LIE 28.60 404 437