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Aug 02, 2012
London 2012 fencing: Defending champ Zagunis stunned by Kim JiyeonZagunis dropped her last two matches in the women's sabre event on Wednesday, losing 15-13 to Kim Jiyeon of South Korea. Still reeling, Zagunis lost nine of the final 11 points to fall 15-10 to Olga Kharlan of Ukraine in the bronze bout.
Jul 26, 2012
Zagunis still a rarity in US fencingIn the modern history of the sport these words rarely find themselves in the same sentence and only one person is the U.S. Olympic fencing squad can legitimately use them together.
Jul 24, 2012
Safety in fencing still paramount after Smirnov death in 1982While Vladimir Smirnov's death at the Rome World Championships in 1982 shocked the sport to its core, the fatal accident proved to be a turning point in making fencing safer.