Men's Individual Sabre
Gold medal favorite: Stanislav Pozdniakov - Russia
Venue: Olympic Green Convention Centre
China’s Man Zhong has won a gold medal in the men’s individual sabre event tonight at the Beijing Olympics.
Nicolas Lopez from France won the silver and Mihai Couvaliu from Romania won the bronze medal.
Alex O’Connell has qualified for the Beijing Olympics in the Men’s Sabre Competition. He finished second in the European Olympic Qualifying Competition in Istanbul.
While other athletes train full-time Alex balances his training with university at Cambridge.
“I am very excited to have qualified and been selected for the Beijing Olympics. My long-term goal [...]