Anqi Xu China

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

23 Jan 1992

Height

1.83m

Weight

75kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
1 0 0

Sport Guides

FENCING

Anqi Xu competed in FENCING

Did you know?

  • Three types of weapon are used in Olympic fencing - the foil, epee and sabre.
  • Point scoring varies from weapon to weapon but all 10 fencing competitions use a knock-out format.
  • Individual fencing bouts last for three rounds of three minutes each, or until one fencer has scored 15 hits against their opponent.
  • In the team events, teams of three fencers compete against their opponents over a series of nine bouts, with the aim of accumulating a maximum of 45 hits.
  • Between 1932 and 1960, Hungarian fencer Aladar Gerevich won a phenomenal six consecutive gold medals - a feat no other Olympian has managed.

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China Fencing

Appearances for Anqi Xu

Date Event Won
4 Aug Women's Team Epee Gold Medal Match Won gold
4 Aug Women's Team Epee Semi-finals, Bout 2
4 Aug Women's Team Epee Quarter-finals, Bout 3 Won

Head to Head

Anqi Xu vs Na Li

Anqi Xu

Anqi Xu China flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

3

Height

1.83m (6'0")

Weight

75kg

Age

24

Na Li

Na Li China flag

London 2012 medals

1

London 2012 appearances

5

Height

1.77m (5'10")

Weight

67kg

Age

35

View the London 2012 medallist table