Fencing at the 2000 Summer Olympics

At the 2000 Summer Olympics, ten fencing events were contested. Men competed in both individual and team events for each of the three weapon types (épée, foil and sabre). Women competed in the foil and the épée events.[1] The events took place at the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre.

Medal summaryEdit

Men's eventsEdit

Games Gold Silver Bronze
individual épée
details
Pavel Kolobkov
  Russia
Hugues Obry
  France
Lee Sang-ki
  South Korea
team épée
details
  Italy (ITA)
Angelo Mazzoni
Paolo Milanoli
Maurizio Randazzo
Alfredo Rota
  France (FRA)
Jean-François di Martino
Robert Leroux
Hugues Obry
Éric Srecki
  Cuba (CUB)
Nelson Loyola
Candido Alberto Maya
Carlos Pedroso
Iván Trevejo
Individual foil
details
Kim Young-ho
  South Korea
Ralf Bißdorf
  Germany
Dmitriy Shevchenko
  Russia
team foil
details
  France (FRA)
Jean-Noel Ferrari
Brice Guyart
Patrice Lhotellier
Lionel Plumenail
  China (CHN)
Dong Zhaozhi
Wang Haibin
Ye Chong
Zhang Jie
  Italy (ITA)
Daniele Crosta
Gabriele Magni
Salvatore Sanzo
Matteo Zennaro
Individual sabre
details
Mihai Covaliu
  Romania
Mathieu Gourdain
  France
Wiradech Kothny
  Germany
team sabre
details
  Russia (RUS)
Sergey Sharikov
Aleksey Frosin
Stanislav Pozdnyakov
  France (FRA)
Mathieu Gourdain
Julien Pillet
Cédric Séguin
Damien Touya
  Germany (GER)
Dennis Bauer
Wiradech Kothny
Eero Lehmann
Alexander Weber

Women's eventsEdit

Games Gold Silver Bronze
Individual épée
details
Tímea Nagy
  Hungary
Gianna Hablützel-Bürki
  Switzerland
Laura Flessel-Colovic
  France
team épée
details
  Russia (RUS)
Karina Aznavourian
Oksana Yermakova
Tatiana Logunova
Maria Mazina
  Switzerland (SUI)
Gianna Hablützel-Bürki
Sophie Lamon
Diana Romagnoli
Tabea Steffen
  China (CHN)
Li Na
Liang Qin
Liu Yinqing
Yang Shaoqi
Individual foil
details
Valentina Vezzali
  Italy
Rita Koenig
  Germany
Giovanna Trillini
  Italy
team foil
details
  Italy (ITA)
Diana Bianchedi
Annamaria Giacometti
Giovanna Trillini
Valentina Vezzali
  Poland (POL)
Sylwia Gruchała
Magdalena Mroczkiewicz
Anna Rybicka
Barbara Wolnicka-Szewczyk
  Germany (GER)
Sabine Bau
Rita König
Gesine Schiel
Monika Weber

Medal tableEdit

Italy finished top of the fencing medal table at the 2000 Summer Olympics.[1]

RankNationGoldSilverBronzeTotal
1  Italy (ITA)3025
2  Russia (RUS)3014
3  France (FRA)1416
4  South Korea (KOR)1012
5  Hungary (HUN)1001
  Romania (ROM)1001
7  Germany (GER)0235
8  Switzerland (SUI)0202
9  China (CHN)0112
10  Poland (POL)0101
11  Cuba (CUB)0011
Totals (11 nations)10101030

Participating nationsEdit

A total of 217 fencers (134 men and 83 women) from 40 nations competed at the Sydney Games:[1]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c "Fencing: 2000 Olympic Results". sports-reference.com. Archived from the original on 17 April 2020. Retrieved 25 February 2012.

External linksEdit