Lee Ra-Jin (Korean: 이 라진; born January 10, 1990 in Seoul) is a South Korean sabre fencer.[1][2] She won a silver medal, as a member of the South Korean fencing team, in the same weapon at the 2010 Asian Games in Guangzhou, China.[3]

Lee Ra-Jin
Lee v Lembach 2014 Orleans Sabre Grand Prix t135602.jpg
At the 2014 Orléans Grand Prix
Personal information
Born (1990-01-10) 10 January 1990 (age 30)
Seoul, South Korea
Height1.66 m (5 ft 5 12 in)
Weight68 kg (150 lb)
Sport
SportFencing
WeaponSabre
Handright-handed
ClubIncheon Jung-gu[1]
FIE rankingcurrent ranking

Lee represented South Korea at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, where she competed in the women's individual sabre event, along with her teammate Kim Ji-Yeon, who eventually won the gold medal in the final. However, she lost the first preliminary round match to Venezuela's Alejandra Benitez, with a final score of 9–15.[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b "Lee Ra-Jin". London 2012. Archived from the original on 4 April 2013. Retrieved 8 February 2013.
  2. ^ Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Lee Ra-Jin". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 8 February 2013.
  3. ^ "China wins women's sabre team gold at Asian Games". Xinhua News Agency. Chinese Olympic Committee. 22 November 2010. Retrieved 8 February 2013.
  4. ^ "Women's Individual Sabre Round of 32". London 2012. Retrieved 8 February 2013.

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