Matteo Tagliariol

Matteo Tagliariol (born 7 January 1983 in Treviso) is a male Italian fencer. He won the gold medal in the men's épée event at the 2008 Summer Olympics.

Matteo Tagliariol
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Personal information
Born (1983-01-07) 7 January 1983 (age 38)
Treviso, Italy
Height1.88 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight78 kg (172 lb)
Sport
SportFencing
Weaponépée
Handright-handed
National coachSandro Cuomo
ClubAeronautica Militare
Head coachEnrico Nicolini
FIE rankingcurrent ranking

His fencing style has been described as "technical, simple, spontaneous, clear-sighted, inspired and efficient".[1]

Record Against Selected OpponentsEdit

Includes results from all competitions 2006–present and athletes who have reached the quarterfinals at the World Championships or Olympic Games, plus those who have medaled in major team competitions.[2]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Ioan Pop, "Beijing's lessons: Olympic and authentic fencing", Escrime internationale, p.17.
  2. ^ http://www.fie.ch/Competitions/FencerDetail.aspx?param=EA675F4B92AFC344065A695D41EBA6DF

External linksEdit