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Date of birth
21 Oct 1981
Andre Wessels 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.
|5 Aug||Men's Team Foil Bronze Medal Match||Won|
|5 Aug||Men's Team Foil Semi-finals, Bout 2||—|
|5 Aug||Men's Team Foil Quarter-finals, Bout 3||Won|
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Andre Wessels vs James Davis
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