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Fencing



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Olympic Fencing Overview

Olympic fencing consists of events named after the different swords used. Men compete in the 'foil', 'sabre' and 'epee' events and women compete only in the 'foil' and 'epee' events. The saber is used for pointing, thrusting and cutting and the foil and epee are only used for pointing and thrusting.There will be 10 gold medals awarded from a total of 212 athletes.

Fencing Venue

Handball Arena

2012 Fencing Schedule

Saturday, July 28 - Sunday, August 5

2012 Fencing Favourites

List of contenders coming soon.

Beijing 2008 Olympic Medalists

EVENT

GOLD

SILVER

BRONZE

Men's Individual Foil

Benjamin Kleibrink
Germany

Yuki Ota
Japan

Salvatore Sanzo
Italy

Men's Individual Epee

Matteo Tagliariol
Italy

Fabrice Jeannet
France

Jose Luis Abajo
Spain

Men's Team Epee

France
France

Poland
Poland

Italy
Italy

Men's Individual Sabre

Zhong Man
China

Nicolas Lopez
France

Mihai Covaliu
Romania

Men's Team Sabre

France
France

USA
USA

Italy
Italy

Women's Individual Epee

Britta Heidemann
Germany

Ana Maria Branza
Romania

Ildiko Dr Mincza-Nebald
Hungary

Women's Individual Foil

Maria Valentina Vezzali
Italy

Nam Hyunhee
South Korea

Margherita Granbassi
Italy

Women's Team Foil

Russia
Russia

USA
USA

Italy
Italy

Women's Individual Sabre

Mariel Zagunis
USA

Sada Jacobson
USA

Becca Ward
USA

Woemn's Team Sabre

Ukraine
Ukraine

China
China

USA
USA


2012 Olympics Dates

July 27th - August 12th

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