Andrea Cassarà

Andrea Cassarà (born 3 January 1984) is an Italian left-handed foil fencer, two-time individual European champion, 2011 individual world champion, and three-time Olympics medalist.[1]

Andrea Cassarà
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Personal information
Born (1984-01-03) 3 January 1984 (age 37)
Passirano, Italy
Height1.93 m (6 ft 4 in)
Weight93 kg (205 lb)
Sport
CountryItaly
SportFencing
WeaponFoil
HandLeft-handed
National coachAndrea Cipressa
ClubCS Carabinieri
FIE rankingcurrent ranking

Cassarà won a bronze medal in the individual men's foil event and a gold medal in the team men's foil event at the 2004 Athens Olympics Games, and a gold medal in the team men's foil event at the 2012 London Olympic Games.[2]

Cassarà competed in the 2004 Athens Olympic Games, the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games (as a replacement for suspended world #1 foil fencer Andrea Baldini), the 2012 London Olympic Games, and the 2016 Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games.

Cassarà's medal record at world fencing championships include:

Cassarà won a gold medal in the individual men's foil event at the 2008 European Fencing Championships in Kiev, Ukraine, a silver medal in the individual men's foil event at the 2011 European Fencing Championships in Sheffield, United Kingdom, and a gold medal in the individual men's foil event at the 2015 European Fencing Championships in Montreux, Switzerland.

Between 2003 and 2018, Cassarà won 11 FIE Men's Foil Grand Prix titles, in addition to six silver medals and six bronze medals.

Between 2003 and 2020, Cassarà won 17 FIE Men's Foil World Cup titles, in addition to 13 silver medals, and seven bronze medals.

ReferencesEdit

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  2. ^ "Andrea CASSARA - Olympic Fencing | Italy". International Olympic Committee. 20 November 2016. Retrieved 24 March 2020.
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  11. ^ "Championnats du Monde (Antalya ) 2009-10-06 Entries". fie.org. Retrieved 25 March 2020.
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  13. ^ "Championnats du Monde (Paris ) 2010-11-11 Entries". fie.org. Retrieved 25 March 2020.
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  17. ^ "Championnats du Monde (Kazan ) 2014-07-21 Entries". fie.org. Retrieved 25 March 2020.
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  19. ^ "Championnats du Monde (Moscow ) 2015-07-18 Entries". fie.org. Retrieved 25 March 2020.
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  21. ^ "Championnats du Monde (Leipzig ) 2017-07-26 Entries". fie.org. Retrieved 25 March 2020.
  22. ^ "INTERNATIONAL FENCING FEDERATION - The International Fencing Federation official website". INTERNATIONAL FENCING FEDERATION - The International Fencing Federation official website. Retrieved 25 March 2020.
  23. ^ "Championnats du Monde (Wuxi ) 2018-07-26 Entries". fie.org. Retrieved 25 March 2020.
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  25. ^ "Championnats du Monde (Budapest ) 2019-07-22 Entries". fie.org. Retrieved 25 March 2020.
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