Wang Haibin

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Wang Haibin
Personal information
Born (1973-12-15) 15 December 1973 (age 44)
Nanjing, Jiangsu, China
Sport
Sport Fencing

Wang Haibin (simplified Chinese: 王海滨; traditional Chinese: 王海濱; pinyin: Wáng Hǎibīn; born 15 December 1973 in Nanjing, Jiangsu) is a male Chinese foil fencer. He competed at the 1992 Summer Olympics, 1996 Summer Olympics, 2000 Summer Olympics and at the 2004 Summer Olympics.[1]

He first competed at the Olympics in 1992, where he was eliminated in the second round of the Olympic foil tournament and finished tenth with the Chinese foil team in the team event.

In 1996, he was eliminated in the round of 16 of the Olympic foil tournament and finished ninth with the Chinese foil team in the team event.

Four years later, he won the silver medal as part of the Chinese foil team. In the 2000 Olympic foil tournament he was eliminated in the round of 16 again.

In 2004, he won the silver medal again as a member of the Chinese foil team.[2] In the individual Olympic foil tournament he was eliminated in the first round again.

Haibin is currently a coach at Yale University, after a stint as a national team coach for the Chinese team.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Wang Haibin Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Retrieved 2011-12-22. 
  2. ^ "Wang Haibin". databaseolympics. Archived from the original on 28 September 2011. Retrieved 2011-12-22. 
  3. ^ "Haibin Wang". Yale University. 2018-01-30. Retrieved 2018-01-30.