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]

Medal summary[edit]

Men's events[edit]

Event Gold Silver Bronze
individual épée
details
 Pavel Kolobkov (RUS)  Hugues Obry (FRA)  Lee Sang-ki (KOR)
team épée
details
 Italy (ITA)
Angelo Mazzoni
Paolo Milanoli
Maurizio Randazzo
Alfredo Rota
 France (FRA)
Jean-François di Martino
Hugues Obry
Éric Srecki
 Cuba (CUB)
Nelson Loyola
Carlos Pedroso
Iván Trevejo
Individual foil
details
 Kim Young-ho (KOR)  Ralf Bißdorf (GER)  Dmitriy Shevchenko (RUS)
Men's team foil
details
 France (FRA)
Jean-Noel Ferrari
Brice Guyart
Patrice Lhotellier
Lionel Plumenail
 China (CHN)
Dong Zhaozhi
Wang Haibin
Ye Chong
 Italy (ITA)
Daniele Crosta
Gabriele Magni
Salvatore Sanzo
Matteo Zennaro
Individual sabre
details
 Mihai Covaliu (ROU)  Mathieu Gourdain (FRA)  Wiradech Kothny (GER)
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
Alexander Weber

Women's events[edit]

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