Mohamed Samandi of Tunisia competes against Husayn Rosowsky of Great Britain during the round of 64 Men's Foil Individual on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on July 2012 in London, England.
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Artur Akhmatkhuzin of Russia celebrates after beating Richard Kruse of Great Britain during the round of 32 Men’s Foil Individual on Day 4 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on July 2012 in London, England. Photo by: Hannah Johnston/Getty Images
James Davis of Great Britain and Marcel Marcilloux of France compete during the Men's Foil Team Fencing Classification on Day 9 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at ExCeL on August 2012 in London, England.
+ − Great Britain's Richard Kruse (L) competes against Algeria's Victor Hamid Sintes during their mens individual foil qualifying bout as part of the fencing event of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, on Aug. at the Carioca Arena in Rio de Janeiro.
Alexy Cheremisinov of Russia and Jamie Kenber of Great Britain compete in the Men's Foil Team Final at the Fencing Invitational, part of the "London Prepares" series at ExCel in London, on November (Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)