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Olympische Spelen 2012: Heren Floret: Lei Sheng wint Goud – Geschiedenis geschreven voor Egypte 0

Olympische Spelen 2012: Heren Floret: Lei Sheng wint Goud – Geschiedenis geschreven voor Egypte

Lei Sheng (CHN) won the gold medal in Men’s Foil today, defeating Alaaeldin Abouelkassem (EGY) 15-13 at the ExCeL Center in London. History was made as Abouelkassem (EGY) became the first fencer from an...

Olympische Spelen 2012: Dames Degen: Shemyakina wint goud voor Oekraïne 0

Olympische Spelen 2012: Dames Degen: Shemyakina wint goud voor Oekraïne

Oekraïnes Yana Shemyakina versloeg Britta Heidemann (GER) 9-8 in extra tijd om de Olympische medaille te winnen in Dames Degen. Heidemann, de goud winnaar uit 2008 , schermde een spel van kat en muis met de Oekraïense.  Dat...

Olympics 2012 Fencing: Aron Szilagyi Wins Men’s Sabre Gold 0

Olympics 2012 Fencing: Aron Szilagyi Wins Men’s Sabre Gold

Olympics 2012 Fencing: Aron Szilagyi Wins Men’s Sabre Gold Aron Szilagyi (HUN) dominated his semi-final and final matches to secure the gold medal in Men’s Sabre at the 2012 Olympic Games.  Szilagyi defeated Diego...

Olympics 2012: Men’s Sabre Prelims – Recap 0

Olympics 2012: Men’s Sabre Prelims – Recap

The men’s sabre medal rounds have an Eastern European flavor but no dominant country as fencers from Russia, Hungary, Italy, and Romania advance to compete for the gold medal. US fencers put the world...

Olympics 2012: Elisa Di Francisca wins Gold – Italy Sweeps Women’s Foil Medals 0

Olympics 2012: Elisa Di Francisca wins Gold – Italy Sweeps Women’s Foil Medals

Elisa DiFrancisca (ITA) laid claim to the gold medal in the first second of overtime as she defeated Arianna Errigo (ITA) 12-11.  Valentina Vezzali (ITA) had completed Italy’s sweep minutes before in another overtime...

Olympics 2012: Mona Shaito wins Opening Olympic Bout 0

Olympics 2012: Mona Shaito wins Opening Olympic Bout

Mona Shaito (LIB) survived a comeback by Shaimaa Elgammal and won 7-6 in overtime to advance to the round of 32 where she will face Elisa DiFrancisca (ITA). Shaito and Elgammal started the bout...