First round

Group A

TeamPlayedWinLossSetsPoints
Hungary3309:3163:112
Bulgaria3217:3142:82
Poland3125:6122:104
Finland3030:929:135

August 17. 1952: Poland vs. Finland 3:0 (15:8, 15:5, 15:6)

August 18. 1952: Hungary vs. Bulgaria 3:1 (15:13, 16:14, 9:15, 15:10)

August 19. 1952: Hungary vs. Poland 3:2 (8:15, 10:15, 15:9, 15:10, 15:6)

August 19. 1952: Bulgaria vs. Finnland 3:0 (15:2, 15:0, 15:3)

August 20. 1952: Hungary vs. Finnland 3:0 (15:1, 15:1, 15:3)

August 20. 1952: Bulgaria vs. Poland (15:7, 15:5, 15:10)

Group B

TeamPlayedWinLossSetsPoints
Soviet Union3309:0135:35
Romania3216:3110:79
Israel3123:675:113
Lebanon3030:946:136

August 17. 1952: Romania vs. Lebanon 3:0 (15:9, 15:1, 15:2)

August 18. 1952: Soviet Union vs. Israel 3:0 (15.2, 15:4, 15:1)

August 19: 1952: Israel vs. Lebanon 3:0 (15:6, 16:14, 15:6)

August 19: 1952: Soviet Union vs. Romania 3:0 (15:10, 15:2, 15:8)

August 20. 1952: Romania vs. Israel 3:0 (15:10, 15:7, 15:5)

August 20. 1952: Soviet Union vs. Lebanon 3:0 (15:1, 15:1, 15:6)

Group C

TeamPlayedWinLossSetsPoints
Czechoslovakia2206:0 90:30
France2113:354:65
India2020:641:90

August 18. 1952. Czechoslovakei vs. France 3:0 (15:4, 15:2, 15:3)

August 19. 1952: France vs. India 3:0 (15:9, 15:3, 15:8)

August 20. 1952: Czechoslovakei vs. India 3:0  (15:10, 15:3, 15:8)

Places 7-11 playoff

TeamPlayedWinLossSetsPoints
Poland44012:0181:50
India4319:3168:103
Lebanon4226:9167:186
Israel4135:9138:209
Finnland4041:1258:190

August 22. 1952: Lebanon vs. Israel 3:2 (15:17, 12:15, 15:9, 16:14, 16:14

August 22. 1952: Poland vs. India 3:0 (15:12, 15:7, 16:14)

August 23, 1952: Lebanon vs. Finnland 3:1 (15:5, 15:4, 10:15, 15:3)

August 23. 1952: Poland vs. Israel 3:0 (15:1, 15:4, 15:1)

August 24. 1952: Poland vs. Finland 3:0 (15:0, 15:1, 15:2)

August 24. 1952: India vs. Israel 3:0 (15:6, 15:3, 15:9)

August 26. 1952: India vs. Finnland 3:0 (15:4, 15:1, 15:4)

August 26. 1952: Poland vs. Lebanon 3:0 (15:2, 15:4, 15:2)

August 27. 1952: Israel vs. Finnland 3:0 (15:10, 15:8, 15:1)

August 28. 1952: India vs. Lebanon 3:0 (15:7, 15:11, 15:12)

Final Group

TeamPlayedWinLossSetsPoints
Soviet Union55015:0225:116
Czechoslovakia54112:7253:198
Bulgaria53211:9265:255
Romania5237:13213:262
Hungary5147:12220:263
France5053:15180:261

August 22. 1952: Czechoslovakia vs. France 3:0 (15:10, 15:6, 15:6)

August 22. 1952: Soviet Union vs. Hungary 3:0 (15:3, 15:3, 15:12)

August 23. 1952: Bulgaria vs. Romania 3:1 (16:14, 12:15, 16:14, 15:9)

August 23. 1952: Czechoslovakia vs. Hungary 3:2 15:13, 11:15, 13:15, 15:9, 15:5

August 24. 1952: Soviet Union vs. Romania 3:0: (15:5, 15:6, 15:10)

August 24. 1952: Bulgaria vs. France 3:1 (15:11, 15:11, 10:15, 15:4)

August 25. 1952: Soviet Union vs. Bulgaria 3:0 (15:11, 15:10, 15:5)

August 26. 1952: Czechoslovakia vs. Romania 3:0 (15:3, 15:4, 15:3)

August 26. 1952: Hungary vs. France 3:0 (15.6, 16:14, 15:9)

August 27. 1952: Soviet Union vs. France 3:0 (15:6, 15:11, 15:8)

August 27. 1952: Romania vs. Hungary 3:1 (15:11, 11:15, 15:11, 15:13)

August 27. 1952: Czechoslovakia vs. Bulgaria 3:2 (12:15, 13:15, 15:13, 15:13, 15:4)

August 28. 1952: Romania vs. France 3:2 (15:12, 15:11, 14:16, 11:15, 15:9)

August 29. 1952: Bulgaria vs. Hungary 3:1 (15:8, 20:22, 15:13, 15:4)

August 29. 1952. Soviet Union Czechoslovakia 3:0 (15:11, 15:7, 15:6)