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Fencing competitions at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London will be held from July 28 to August 5 at ExCeL Exhibition Centre. Ten events (6 individual, 4 team) are tentavively scheduled to be contested, though International Fencing Federation would welcome the inclusion of two more team events. The IOC is expected to make the decision on the number of events during 2009.

Italy's Valentina Vezzali has a chance to become only the fourth athlete to win individual gold medals in four consecutive Summer Olympics if she wins the women's foil.

A list of the events:

Men

  • Individual Sabre
  • Individual Épee
  • Individual Foil

Women

  • Individual Sabre
  • Individual Épee
  • Individual Foil

Team events are to be decided.

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