1987 World Fencing Championships

The 1987 World Fencing Championships were held in Lausanne, Switzerland.[1]

1987 World Championships in Fencing
Host citySwitzerland Lausanne, Switzerland

Medal tableEdit

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  West Germany (FRG)3306
2  Soviet Union (URS)2103
3  France (FRA)1124
4  Hungary (HUN)1113
5  Romania (ROU)1102
6  Bulgaria (BUL)0101
7  Italy (ITA)0022
8  China (CHN)0011
  Cuba (CUB)0011
  Poland (POL)0011
Totals (10 nations)88824

Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Individual Foil   Matthias Gey   Matthias Behr   Federico Cervi
Team Foil   West Germany   France   Hungary
Individual Sabre   Jean-François Lamour   György Nébald   Robert Kościelniakowski
Team Sabre   Soviet Union   Bulgaria   France
Individual Épée   Volker Fischer   Andrey Shuvalov   Wilfredo Loyola-Torriente
Team Épée   Soviet Union   West Germany   France

Women's eventsEdit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Individual Foil   Elisabeta Guzganu-Tufan   Zita-Eva Funkenhauser   Jujie Luan
Team Foil   Hungary   Romania   Italy

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The Guinness Encyclopaedia of Sports Records & Results (1987). Fencing World Championships, pages 165-167. Guinness Superlatives Ltd. ISBN 0-85112-492-5.