Mojtara Abedini Shormasti Iran

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

11 Aug 1984

Height

1.79m

Weight

82kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0

Sport Guides

FENCING

Mojtara Abedini Shormasti competed in FENCING

Did you know?

  • Three types of weapon are used in Olympic fencing - the foil, epee and sabre.
  • Point scoring varies from weapon to weapon but all 10 fencing competitions use a knock-out format.
  • Individual fencing bouts last for three rounds of three minutes each, or until one fencer has scored 15 hits against their opponent.
  • In the team events, teams of three fencers compete against their opponents over a series of nine bouts, with the aim of accumulating a maximum of 45 hits.
  • Between 1932 and 1960, Hungarian fencer Aladar Gerevich won a phenomenal six consecutive gold medals - a feat no other Olympian has managed.

Appearances for Mojtara Abedini Shormasti

Date Event Won
29 Jul Men's Individual Sabre Round of 64, Bout 15

Head to Head

Mojtara Abedini Shormasti vs James Honeybone

Mojtara Abedini Shormasti

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London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

Height

1.79m (5'10")

Weight

82kg

Age

30

James Honeybone

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London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

1

Height

1.92m (6'4")

Weight

81kg

Age

23

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