Top 10 Female Fencers of All Times

Fencing sometimes also known as Olympic fencing is a sport in which two competitors fight using swords, where points are given on the basis of making contact with the opponent. This is based on the archaic skills of swordsmanship. Here is the Top 10 Female Fencers of All Times.

Top 10 Female Fencers of All Times

10. Elena Belova

Top 10 Female Fencers of All Times
Top 10 Female Fencers of All Times

Elena Belova is a Russian foil fencer. She competed at four  Olympic events in the individual and team both and won four gold, one silver and one bronze medal, She was the first female fencer to win four gold medals. She nearly won a fifth gold in one year, but lost her last pool match to the last-placed fencer.

9. Antonella Ragno-Lonzi

Top 10 Female Fencers of All Times
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On number nine of our top ten female fencers list is the Italian fencer and foil champion Antonella Ragno-Lonzi. She has a gold medal in foil at the 1972 Olympics and a bronze at the 1960 and Olympics. She is married to Gianni Lonzi, A water polo player. Her playing style and form has inspired many.

8.  Ildikó Tordasi

Top 10 Female Fencers of All Times
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On number eight on the list of top ten women fencers is the Hungarian fencer who won four Olympic medals in the foil competition none other than Ildikó Tordasi. She was named Hungarian Sportswoman of The Year in 1973 .She won the world title in the same year. She won the World title again in 1976, and one Olympic Gold Medal. She died at the age of 63.

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