Anton Avdeev

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Anton Avdeev
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Personal information
Full name Anton Alekseyevich Avdeyev
Born (1986-09-08) 8 September 1986 (age 28)
Voskresensk, Moscow Oblast,
Russian SFSR
Weapon(s) Épée
Hand Left-handed
Height 1.72 m (5 ft 7 12 in)
Weight 80 kg (176 lb)
Club Dynamo Moskva Oblast

Anton Alekseyevich Avdeyev (also Anton Avdeev, Russian: Антон Алексеевич Авдеев; born 8 September 1986) is a Russian épée fencer.[1] He won a gold medal for his category at the 2009 World Fencing Championships in Antalya, Turkey, defeating Italy's Matteo Tagliariol.[2]

Avdeev represented Russia at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, where he competed in the men's individual épée event. He received a bye for the second preliminary round, before losing out to France's Ulrich Robeiri, with a score of 11–15.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Anton Avdeev". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 3 January 2013. 
  2. ^ "Russian fencer wins gold in Turkey". The Voice of Russia. 5 October 2009. Retrieved 3 January 2013. 
  3. ^ "Men's Individual Épée – Round of 32". NBC Olympics. Retrieved 3 January 2013. 

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