Fencing at the 2000 Summer Olympics

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At the 2000 Summer Olympics, ten fencing events were contested. Men competed in both individual and team events for each of the three weapon types (épée, foil and sabre). Women competed in the foil and the épée events.[1] The events took place at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Medal summary[edit]

Men's events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
individual épée
details
Pavel Kolobkov
 Russia
Hugues Obry
 France
Lee Sang-ki
 South Korea
team épée
details
 Italy (ITA)
Angelo Mazzoni
Paolo Milanoli
Maurizio Randazzo
Alfredo Rota
 France (FRA)
Jean-François di Martino
Robert Leroux
Hugues Obry
Éric Srecki
 Cuba (CUB)
Nelson Loyola
Candido Alberto Maya
Carlos Pedroso
Iván Trevejo
Individual foil
details
Kim Young-ho
 South Korea
Ralf Bißdorf
 Germany
Dmitriy Shevchenko
 Russia
team foil
details
 France (FRA)
Jean-Noel Ferrari
Brice Guyart
Patrice Lhotellier
Lionel Plumenail
 China (CHN)
Dong Zhaozhi
Wang Haibin
Ye Chong
Zhang Jie
 Italy (ITA)
Daniele Crosta
Gabriele Magni
Salvatore Sanzo
Matteo Zennaro
Individual sabre
details
Mihai Covaliu
 Romania
Mathieu Gourdain
 France
Wiradech Kothny
 Germany
team sabre
details
 Russia (RUS)
Sergey Sharikov
Aleksey Frosin
Stanislav Pozdnyakov
 France (FRA)
Mathieu Gourdain
Julien Pillet
Cédric Séguin
Damien Touya
 Germany (GER)
Dennis Bauer
Wiradech Kothny
Eero Lehmann
Alexander Weber

Women's events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Individual épée
details
Tímea Nagy
 Hungary
Gianna Hablützel-Bürki
 Switzerland
Laura Flessel-Colovic
 France
team épée
details
 Russia (RUS)
Karina Aznavourian
Oksana Yermakova
Tatiana Logunova
Maria Mazina
 Switzerland (SUI)
Gianna Hablützel-Bürki
Sophie Lamon
Diana Romagnoli
Tabea Steffen
 China (CHN)
Li Na
Liang Qin
Liu Yinqing
Yang Shaoqi
Individual foil
details
Valentina Vezzali
 Italy
Rita Koenig
 Germany
Giovanna Trillini
 Italy
team foil
details
 Italy (ITA)
Diana Bianchedi
Annamaria Giacometti
Giovanna Trillini
Valentina Vezzali
 Poland (POL)
Sylwia Gruchała
Magdalena Mroczkiewicz
Anna Rybicka
Barbara Wolnicka-Szewczyk
 Germany (GER)
Sabine Bau
Rita König
Gesine Schiel
Monika Weber

Medal table[edit]

Italy finished top of the fencing medal table at the 2000 Summer Olympics.[1]

 Rank  Nation Gold Silver Bronze Total
1  Italy (ITA) 3 0 2 5
2  Russia (RUS) 3 0 1 4
3  France (FRA) 1 4 1 6
4  South Korea (KOR) 1 0 1 2
5  Hungary (HUN) 1 0 0 1
 Romania (ROM) 1 0 0 1
7  Germany (GER) 0 2 3 5
8  Switzerland (SUI) 0 2 0 2
9  China (CHN) 0 1 1 2
10  Poland (POL) 0 1 0 1
11  Cuba (CUB) 0 0 1 1

Participating nations[edit]

A total of 217 fencers (134 men and 83 women) from 40 nations competed at the Sydney Games:[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Fencing: 2000 Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2012-02-25. 

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