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2016 Rio Olympic Games: Fencing

2016 Rio Olympic Games: Fencing

Summer Olympics: Complete Fencing Coverage

Monday, Aug 15, 2016

Gymnastics Beer Cups Are Hottest Souvenir of Rio Olympics

Gymnastics Beer Cups Are Hottest Souvenir of Rio Olympics

RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — Will Rodriguez put his collectible cup down just for a second, then — swoosh! — it was swiped.

Saturday, Aug 13, 2016

Rio Offers Chance to Train Like Olympians at Fan Zones

Rio Offers Chance to Train Like Olympians at Fan Zones

If the golf swing required less technique and more rhythm — like samba dancing, say — the sport would no doubt be monopolized by Brazilians. Instead, after watching a dozen or so novices take their first lesson,...

Sunday, Aug 14, 2016

Women's Team Sabre Fencing: US Takes Bronze Over Italy

Women's Team Sabre Fencing: US Takes Bronze Over Italy

Fencer Ibtihaj Muhammad and the U.S. women's sabre team took bronze on Saturday in a 45-30 win over Italy. It was a near replay of the third-place match in men's foil Friday, which the U.S. won 45-31.

Friday, Aug 12, 2016

U.S. Men's Fencing Team Takes Bronze in Foil

U.S. Men's Fencing Team Takes Bronze in Foil

The U.S. fencing team won bronze Friday in men's foil, its first medal in the event in 84 years. The Americans, led by top-ranked Alexander Massialas and Gerek Meinhardt, throttled Italy 45-31 for its third...

Friday, Aug 12, 2016

Fencer Miles Chamley-Watson Shines in Semifinal Loss

Fencer Miles Chamley-Watson Shines in Semifinal Loss

Miles Chamley-Watson shined for the United States in their semifinal loss to Russia in the team foil competition.

Friday, Aug 12, 2016

Around the Piste: U.S. Advances to Semifinals

Around the Piste: U.S. Advances to Semifinals

Check back for live updates throughout the day of the matches we're watching. You can stream all the action at NBCOlympics.com.

Friday, Aug 12, 2016

U.S. Looks to Improve Team Foil Fortunes in Rio

U.S. Looks to Improve Team Foil Fortunes in Rio

It's been four years since Italy won gold in the men's team foil competition. In Brazil, they return to the piste to defend their title.

Wednesday, Aug 10, 2016

Men's Fencing: Daryl Homer Wins Silver Medal for US

Men's Fencing: Daryl Homer Wins Silver Medal for US

Daryl Homer jabbed, parried, leaped and, yes, stormed his way through Rio Wednesday, making it all the way to the gold medal match. Homer’s run through the men’s individual sabre field, however, came to an end...

Wednesday, Aug 10, 2016

French Fencer Loses Cellphone During Match

French Fencer Loses Cellphone During Match

Not even an Olympic match could force French fencer Enzo Lefort to part with his cell phone. The 24-year-old’s phone fell out of his pocket as he fought Peter Joppich of Germany, Monday. Lefort lost to Joppich...

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