China’s Yiwen Sun has continued her record of not having lost an international gold medal bout by winning the Cali Epee Grand Prix in Colombia last weekend. Joining her on the top step of the dais was Japan’s Kazuyasu Minobe, who won the men’s competition. China’s Yiwen Sun has won her fifth international gold and […]
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Inna Deriglazova’s incredible run has continued in Germany, winning her fourth World Cup event in a row at Tauberbishofsheim last weekend. To cap off a Russian one-two— her teammate Anastasia Ivanova was runner-up — the Rio Olympic champion also led her team to victory over France in the team competition. Russia’s two-time World and 2016 […]
Italy’s former world champion Andrea Cassara has won his first World Cup gold in over four years in St. Petersburg, defeating compatriot Alessio Foconi in the final. Team USA took gold in the team event over Hong Kong in what was the final World Cup event of the season, but an important one for Olympic […]
Home favourite and world number-two sabre fencer Sanguk Oh from Korea has won gold at his home Grand Prix in Seoul, while Ukraine’s Olga Kharlan has taken her first international victory since winning the same event last year, an incredible fifteenth career Grand Prix win. Korean sabre fencers have performed well at their home Grand […]
Fencing powerhouse Russia has claimed five gold medals at the recently completed Junior and Cadet World Championships held on April 6-14 in Torun, Poland, to claim top spot on the international medal tally. Forty-one men’s and thirty-one women’s teams took part in the annual competition, with eighteen gold medals on offer. Italian fencers easily won […]
Sixteen-year-old U.S. fencer Lauren Scruggs has won two foil world titles in two days at the ongoing Junior (U20) and Cadet (U17) World Championships in Torun, Poland. Qualifying for both competitions, her two...
Two-time Olympic gold medalist and former world champion sabre fencer, Mariel Zagunis, has defended her title at this years national championships in Salt Lake City, all but booking a spot at her 17th senior World Championships in Budapest this July. As the most decorated fencer in the history of USA Fencing, Zagunis looks likely to […]
Sixteen-year-old U.S. fencer Lauren Scruggs has won two foil world titles in two days at the ongoing Junior (U20) and Cadet (U17) World Championships in Torun, Poland. Qualifying for both competitions, her two victories in successive days makes her the only U.S. foil fencer in history to have won both titles at the same championships. […]