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Fencing – Quarterfinals

If the seeding numbers are correct on NBC’s website, the quarter finals are: Sada Jacobson (USA) vs Olena Khomrova (Ukraine) Becca Ward (USA) vs Azza Besbes (the Tunisian fencer who already upset a couple of higher ranked fencers) Mariel Zagunis (USA) vs Yingying Bao (China) Xue Tan (China – Siver Medalist who beat Jacobson in […]

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Fencing Post 3 (Zagunis vs. Jozwiak)

Watching Zagunis (USA) vs Jozwiak (Poland) in the round of 16 now… Been pretty back and forth so far.  Mariel just took a 5-4 lead but its been very close.  Its been hard for me to follow to be honest – there has not been the patient back and forth and testing of the opponent […]

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Fencing (post 2)

Watching Sada Jacobson in the round of 16 now against the Ukranian (Olga Khorlan).  Great match – Sada came from a big deficit and had an amazing parry riposte to tie it at 9-9 a moment ago.  She’s leading 11-9 now… The crowd is in the background – clearly chearing for the Americans (You hear […]

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Bejing Olympics – Fencing

Soooo… its been a long time since I’ve put anything on here.  I have no idea whether or not anyone reads it – but even so I’m going to keep going with it for a while. I just watched some REALLY AMAZING Fencing online (Kudos to NBC for the live streams – great quality too […]

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