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Double the glory for German fencing at Beijing Olympics August 14, 2008

Posted by sallehon in Uncategorized.

AAP | August 14, 2008 01:16am

BENJAMIN Kleibrink and Britta Heidemann gave Germany its greatest day in fencing today, when the pair won their individual finals to claim double Olympic gold.
Kleibrink secured Germany’s first ever foil title when he beat Japan’s Yuki Ota while in the next match at the Fencing Hall in Beijing, Heidemann prevailed over Romania’s Ana Maria Branza in the women’s epee to get her country’s first gold in that discipline.

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1. sallehon - August 14, 2008

Germany’s Kleibrink wins men’s foil fencing gold

BEIJING (AP) — Benjamin Kleibrink of Germany won the gold medal in men’s foil fencing with a convincing victory over Japan’s Yuki Ota on Wednesday night.


2. sallehon - August 14, 2008

Germany claim double fencing gold
Wednesday, 13 August 2008 15:10 UK

Germany celebrated two gold medals in fencing on Wednesday after Benjamin Kleibrink won the men’s individual foil and Britta Heidemann the women’s epee.

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