Ildikó Újlaky-Rejtő (Hungarian: Rejtő Ildikó, Újlaky Jenőné, Sági Györgyné, born Ildikó Rejtő; later Ildikó Sagine-Rejto; born 11 May 1937) is a retired Hungarian Olympic champion and world champion foil fencer.
|Born||11 May 1937|
|Height||164 cm (5 ft 5 in)|
|Weight||56 kg (123 lb)|
|Achievements and titles|
|Highest world ranking||World champion|
Early and personal lifeEdit
She represented Hungary in every Olympics from 1960 to 1976 and won seven Olympic medals, two gold (one each in foil individual and foil team), three silver (three foil team), and two bronze (one each in foil individual and foil team). At the 1960 Olympics in Rome at the age of 23, she won a team silver medal in women's foil. At the 1964 Olympics in Tokyo at the age of 27, she won both an individual and a team gold medal in women's foil. At the 1968 Olympics in Mexico City at the age of 31, she won an individual bronze medal and a team silver medal in women's foil. At the 1972 Olympics in Munich at the age of 35, she won a team silver medal in women's foil. At the 1976 Olympics in Montreal at the age of 39, she won a team bronze medal in women's foil.
As a senior, she won the women's foil competition at the World Veterans Championships in 1999.
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| Hungarian Sportswoman of The Year