To Olga go the Spoils!

Guest post from the team at Hot Fencer Of The Day World Championships. They came, they saw, many kicked ass and some took names. But now a bevvy of the worlds best sabreurs are headed home (and with pretty much mandatory interesting flight connections, they might get there next week). Some come away be-medalled, some … More To Olga go the Spoils!

2014 World Championships: Men’s sabre teams start tonight

Men’s sabre teams starts today with the round of 32 from 2pm Kazan/8pm AEST. Here’s the big table: We’ll be watching France v Georgia (go France!) and Iran v Egypt. Live results are available here. The round of 16 onwards is tomorrow from 1pm Kazan/7pm Sydney. Given the way the individual fencers were performing on … More 2014 World Championships: Men’s sabre teams start tonight

2014 men’s sabre world champs: individual wrap-up

First off, congratulations to Nikolay Kovalev of Russia for landing his first individual World Championship title. The 28 year old right-hander is known for his very dynamic fencing style and has long been my favourite sabreur on the Russian team, and it’s great to see the him return from a long spell of bad luck … More 2014 men’s sabre world champs: individual wrap-up

Hawt Couture!!!

Guest post from the team at Hot Fencer Of The Day It has often been commented that Italians know fashion. I’m sure we can postulate that everyone knows fashion, if in some cases it is simply to avoid being fashionable (intentionally or unintentionally as the case may be). But it appears to be a globally … More Hawt Couture!!!