2006 World Fencing Championships

The 2006 World Fencing Championships were held at the Oval Lingotto in Turin, Italy. The event took place from 29 September to 7 October 2006. Same Thing of the 2006 Winter Olympics

2006 World Championships in Fencing
Host cityItaly Turin, Italy
Date(s)September 29 – October 7
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Medal tableEdit

  *   Host nation (Italy)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  France (FRA)4116
2  Russia (RUS)2035
3  China (CHN)2013
4  Italy (ITA)*1337
5  United States (USA)1214
6  Hungary (HUN)1124
7  Germany (GER)1113
8  Estonia (EST)0112
  Ukraine (UKR)0112
10  Portugal (POR)0101
  Spain (ESP)0101
12  South Korea (KOR)0033
13  Canada (CAN)0011
Totals (13 nations)12121842

Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Épée   Wang Lei   Joaquim Videira   Igor Tikhomirov
  Sven Järve
Foil   Peter Joppich   Andrea Baldini   Stefano Barrera
  Lei Sheng
Sabre   Stanislav Pozdnyakov   Zsolt Nemcsik   Aleksey Frosin
  Won Woo-young
Team Épée   France
Érik Boisse
Gauthier Grumier
Fabrice Jeannet
Ulrich Robeiri
  Spain
José Luis Abajo
Ignacio Canto
Juan Castañeda
Eduardo Sepulveda Puerto
  Ukraine
Dmytro Chumak
Dmytro Karyuchenko
Maksym Khvorost
Bohdan Nikishyn
Team Foil   France
Loïc Attely
Nicolas Beaudan
Erwann Le Péchoux
Marcel Marcilloux
  Germany
Dominik Behr
Richard Breutner
Peter Joppich
Benjamin Kleibrink
  Italy
Andrea Baldini
Andrea Cassarà
Salvatore Sanzo
Simone Vanni
Team Sabre   France
Vincent Anstett
Nicolas Lopez
Julien Pillet
Boris Sanson
  Ukraine
Dmytro Boiko
Volodymyr Lukashenko
Oleh Shturbabin
Vladyslav Tretiak
  Russia
Aleksey Frosin
Nikolay Kovalev
Stanislav Pozdnyakov
Aleksey Yakimenko

Women's eventsEdit

Event   Gold   Silver   Bronze
Épée   Tímea Nagy   Irina Embrich   Emese Szász
  Laura Flessel-Colovic
Foil
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  Margherita Granbassi   Valentina Vezzali   Aida Mohamed
  Giovanna Trillini
Sabre   Rebecca Ward   Mariel Zagunis   Sada Jacobson
  Kim Hye-lim
Team Épée   China
Li Na
Luo Xiaojuan
Zhang Li
Zhong Weiping
  France
Marysa Baradji-Duchêne
Laura Flessel-Colovic
Hajnalka Kiraly Picot
Maureen Nisima
  Germany
Claudia Bokel
Imke Duplitzer
Britta Heidemann
Marijana Markovic
Team Foil   Russia
Svetlana Boyko
Aida Shanayeva
Julia Khakimova
Ianna Rouzavina
  Italy
Elisa di Francisca
Margherita Granbassi
Giovanna Trillini
Valentina Vezzali
  South Korea
Jeon Hee-sook
Jung Gil-ok
Nam Hyun-hee
Seo Mi-jung
Team Sabre   France
Cécile Argiolas
Solenne Mary
Léonore Perrus
Anne-Lise Touya
  United States
Sada Jacobson
Caitlin Thompson
Rebecca Ward
Mariel Zagunis
  Russia
Yekaterina Dyachenko
Ekaterina Fedorkina
Yelena Nechayeva
Sofiya Velikaya

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