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Singapore fencers foil Vietnamese and Thai opposition to claim two more gold medals

Published on Jan 30, 2013 5:47 PM

SINGAPORE'S fencers emerged victorious in two more events at the South-east Asian Fencing Federation Junior & Cadet Championships in Brunei on Wednesday to take their gold haul up to double digits.

The fourth and final day of the team competition saw the Republic triumph in the women's foil and men's sabre events.

The quartet of Liane Wong, Thalia Lee, Lau Ysien and Nicole Wong beat Vietnam 45-35 in the foil final.

Team-mates Clive Leu, Choy Yu Yong, Jerrold Woo and Ryan Chong then edged out Thailand 45-43 in the sabre final.

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