Hungary at the
1964 Summer Olympics
Flag of Hungary.svg
IOC codeHUN
NOCHungarian Olympic Committee
Websitewww.olimpia.hu (in Hungarian and English)
in Tokyo
Competitors182 (150 men and 32 women) in 17 sports
Flag bearer Gergely Kulcsár
Medals
Ranked 6th
Gold
10
Silver
7
Bronze
5
Total
22
Summer Olympics appearances (overview)
Other related appearances
1906 Intercalated Games

Hungary competed at the 1964 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan. 182 competitors, 150 men and 32 women, took part in 111 events in 17 sports.[1]

Medalists

Gold

Silver

Bronze

Athletics

Main article: Athletics at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Basketball

Main article: Basketball at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Boxing

Main article: Boxing at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Canoeing

Main article: Canoeing at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Cycling

Main article: Cycling at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Seven cyclists represented Hungary in 1964.

Individual road race
Team time trial
Sprint
1000m time trial
Tandem

Diving

Main article: Diving at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Fencing

Main article: Fencing at the 1964 Summer Olympics

20 fencers, 15 men and 5 women, represented Hungary in 1964. Hungarian fencers topped the medal table for the event, with four gold.[2]

Men's foil
Men's team foil
Men's épée
Men's team épée
Men's sabre
Men's team sabre
Women's foil
Women's team foil

Football

Main article: Football at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Gymnastics

Main article: Gymnastics at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Modern pentathlon

Main article: Modern pentathlon at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Three male pentathletes represented Hungary in 1964. Ferenc Török won an individual gold and the team won bronze.

Individual
Team

Sailing

Main article: Sailing at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Shooting

Main article: Shooting at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Eight shooters represented Hungary in 1964. László Hammerl won gold in the 50 m rifle, prone and László Hammerl won bronze in the 50 m rifle, three positions.

25 m pistol
50 m pistol
300 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, three positions
50 m rifle, prone

Swimming

Main article: Swimming at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Volleyball

Main article: Volleyball at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Men's Team Competition

  • Lost to Czechoslovakia (3-2)
  • Defeated Japan (3-0)
  • Defeated United States (3-0)
  • Lost to Soviet Union (0-3)
  • Lost to Brazil (2-3)
  • Lost to Romania (1-3)
  • Defeated Netherlands (3-1)
  • Defeated South Korea (3-2)
  • Lost to Bulgaria (1-3) → Sixth place

Water polo

Main article: Water polo at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Weightlifting

Main article: Weightlifting at the 1964 Summer Olympics

Wrestling

Main article: Wrestling at the 1964 Summer Olympics

References

  1. ^ "Hungary at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 14 October 2013. Retrieved 17 August 2014.
  2. ^ "Fencing at the 1964 Tokyo Summer Games". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 13 November 2010. Retrieved 17 December 2010.