Tags: Women Foil Individual

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...

OS 2012: Women’s Foil Prelims: Italian Dominance and Japan’s Emergence 0

OS 2012: Women’s Foil Prelims: Italian Dominance and Japan’s Emergence

At the beginning of the top 8 bouts. Italy asserted it’s dominance today in the women’s foil preliminary rounds as Vezzali, Errigo, and DiFrancisca all advanced to the top 4. The final four matches...