2010 World Fencing Championships

The 2010 World Fencing Championships were held at the Grand Palais in Paris, France 4–13 November.

2010 World Championships in Fencing
Host cityFrance Paris, France
Date(s)4 November – 13 November
Main StadiumGrand Palais
Nations participating110
Athletes participating950
Events12
2011
General view of the Grand Palais during the championship

Medal tableEdit

  *   Host nation (France)

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Italy (ITA)2327
2  France (FRA)*2125
3  Russia (RUS)2035
4  Germany (GER)1203
5  United States (USA)1113
6  China (CHN)1102
7  South Korea (KOR)1034
8  Romania (ROU)1023
9  Estonia (EST)1001
10  Ukraine (UKR)0213
11  Hungary (HUN)0123
12  Poland (POL)0101
13  Japan (JPN)0022
Totals (13 nations)12121842

Men's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Individual Épée
details
  Nikolai Novosjolov (EST)   Gauthier Grumier (FRA)   Gábor Boczkó (HUN)
  Jean-Michel Lucenay (FRA)
Team Épée
details
  France (FRA)
Gauthier Grumier
Jérôme Jeannet
Jean-Michel Lucenay
Ulrich Robeiri
  United States (USA)
Benjamin Bratton
Weston Kelsey
Cody Mattern
Benjamin Ungar
  Hungary (HUN)
Gábor Boczkó
Géza Imre
András Rédli
Péter Somfai
Individual Foil
details
  Peter Joppich (GER)   Lei Sheng (CHN)   Gerek Meinhardt (USA)
  Yuki Ota (JPN)
Team foil
details
  China (CHN)
Huang Liangcai
Lei Sheng
Zhang Liangliang
Zhu Jun
  Italy (ITA)
Valerio Aspromonte
Andrea Baldini
Stefano Barrera
Andrea Cassarà
  Japan (JPN)
Suguru Awaji
Kenta Chida
Ryo Miyake
Yuki Ota
Individual Sabre
details
  Won Woo-young (KOR)   Nicolas Limbach (GER)   Cosmin Hănceanu (ROU)
  Veniamin Reshetnikov (RUS)
Team sabre
details
  Russia (RUS)
Nikolay Kovalev
Veniamin Reshetnikov
Aleksey Yakimenko
Artem Zanin
  Italy (ITA)
Aldo Montano
Diego Occhiuzzi
Luigi Samele
Luigi Tarantino
  Romania (ROU)
Tiberiu Dolniceanu
Rareș Dumitrescu
Cosmin Hănceanu
Florin Zalomir

Women's eventsEdit

Event Gold Silver Bronze
Individual Épée
details
  Maureen Nisima (FRA)   Emese Szász (HUN)   Tatiana Logunova (RUS)
  Nathalie Moellhausen (ITA)
Team Épée
details
  Romania (ROU)
Simona Alexandru
Ana Maria Brânză
Loredana Iordăchioiu
Anca Măroiu
  Germany (GER)
Imke Duplitzer
Britta Heidemann
Ricarda Multerer
Monika Sozanska
  South Korea (KOR)
Jung Hyo-jung
Oh Yun-hee
Park Se-ra
Shin A-lam
Individual Foil
details
  Elisa Di Francisca (ITA)   Arianna Errigo (ITA)   Nam Hyun-hee (KOR)
  Valentina Vezzali (ITA)
Team foil
details
  Italy (ITA)
Elisa Di Francisca
Arianna Errigo
Ilaria Salvatori
Valentina Vezzali
  Poland (POL)
Karolina Chlewińska
Sylwia Gruchała
Katarzyna Kryczalo
Anna Rybicka
  South Korea (KOR)
Jeon Hee-sook
Nam Hyun-see
Oh Ha-na
Seo Mi-jung
Individual Sabre
details
  Mariel Zagunis (USA)   Olha Kharlan (UKR)   Olena Khomrova (UKR)
  Sofiya Velikaya (RUS)
Team sabre
details
  Russia (RUS)
Dina Galiakbarova
Yuliya Gavrilova
Svetlana Kormilitsyna
Sofiya Velikaya
  Ukraine (UKR)
Olha Kharlan
Olena Khomrova
Halyna Pundyk
Olga Zhovnir
  France (FRA)
Cécilia Berder
Solenne Mary
Léonore Perrus
Carole Vergne

Participating nationsEdit

A record of 110 nations competed, with many making their debuts including Curaçao and Sri Lanka among others.

External linksEdit