Tag Archives: fencing
- London 2012: Phelps makes history, fencing controversy, Spain’s shocking ouster, O’Leary sails on
August 1, 2012
The 2012 London Olympics is now heading into its fifth day and we've already seen a whole lot of things to talk about. Whether its history being made, controversies, betting scandals, and shocking upsets, London has offered a smorgasbord of highlights and lowlights. From our vantage point, we've picked out...
- Olympic fencer shows his poker face
January 19, 2012
One of Great Britain’s Olympic hopefuls has turned to poker in order to supplement the elite athlete funding he receives. Jamie Kenber, 25, is a member of GB’s fencing team (or foil team) and plays a few hands of poker to address the shortfall that sometimes arises should he have...
eSports could become an Olympic sport if LA wins 2024 bid
November 15, 2016