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    Fencing

    To discover when fencing appeared on the programme of the Olympic Games and how the different events evolved from 1896 to our days: introduction of women’s events such as the women’s sabre, etc.
  • Document

    Fencing

    To discover when fencing appeared on the programme of the Olympic Games and how the different events evolved from 1896 to our days: introduction of women’s events such as the women’s sabre, etc.
  • News | Athens 2004 Legacy

    Hellinikon Complex

    The Hellinikon Complex is situated in the south-west of Athens, on the site of the former Hellinikon International Airport, which closed in 2001. It consists of six separate venues, initially planned as temporary structures: the two Olympic Indoor Halls hosting the basketball, fencing and handball matches; the Hellinikon Hockey Centre; the Hellinikon Canoe/Kayak/Slalom Centre; the Olympic Baseball Centre; and the Olympic Softball Stadium.
    24 Oct 2019 | Athens 2004 Legacy, Olympic Venues
  • Men's Sabre Fencing Team final - full replay | Video

    Men's Sabre Fencing Team final - full replay

    London 2012 - Republic of Korea and Romania clash in the Men's Sabre Team final. Watch a full replay of the battle for Olympic fencing gold.
  • Women's Épée Fencing bronze medal battle | Video

    Women's Épée Fencing bronze medal battle

    London 2012 - Yujie Sun of the People's Republic of China met Republic of Korea's A Lam Shin in the women's Fencing Épée final. Watch the highlights from their contest.
  • Kim takes Fencing gold for South Korea | Video

    Kim takes Fencing gold for South Korea

    London 2012 - Jiyeon Kim took gold in the women's Individual Sabre Fencing final, beating Russia's world champion Sofya Velikaya. Kim scored an earlier shock by beating Mariel Zagunis of the USA in the semi-final, which she at one point led 12-5. Olga Kharlan took bronze.
  • Italy foils Russia to take fencing gold | Video

    Italy foils Russia to take fencing gold

    London 2012 - The Olympic Fencing competition ended as it started - with Italy striking gold, this time in the men's Team Foil. Watch highlights of the final match.
  • Fencing review - Italy's dream team in control | Video

    Fencing review - Italy's dream team in control

    London 2012 - Italy was the star of the Fencing tournament. The 'dream team' of Elisa Di Francisca, Arianna Errigo and veteran Valentina Vezzali - plus substitute Ilaria Salvatori - were first, second and third in the women's Individual Foil event and added the Team title, giving Vezzali the sixth gold of her career.
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