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Singapore fencers continue fine form at South-east Asian Junior & Cadet C'ships

Published on Jan 29, 2013 6:00 PM

SINGAPORE'S fencers continued their gold rush at the South-east Asian Junior & Cadet Championships in Brunei on Tuesday, taking another three golds.

The men's foil team - made up of Joshua Lim, Christian Lim, Jet Ng and Chan Wei Yu - thrashed their Vietnamese opponents 45-29 for the title.

Said national foil coach Simon Senft: "For us to beat Vietnam so convincingly is a big boost to our confidence as we continue to prepare for the upcoming Asian as well as World Junior & Cadet Championships in two months' time."

The women's sabre team comprising Felicia Yam, Christabel Yong, Lau Ywen and Jolie Lee also beat Vietnam 45-27 in the final.

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