Host City: Los Angeles, United States
Venue(s): Exhibit Hall, Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center, Long Beach, California; Terrace Theater, Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center, Long Beach, California
Date Started: August 10, 1984
Date Finished: August 11, 1984
France, World champions in 1982 and 1983, were considered favourites for the Olympic title as [Philippe Boisse] and [Philippe Riboud] had won gold and bronze in the individual event in Los Angeles. They duly reached the final against West Germany but the German team, which included 1980 Olympic champion [Alexander Pusch] and reigning World champion [Elmar Borrmann], rose to the occasion and win gold with 9-5 victory over the French. Italy defeated Canada for bronze.