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Épée, Team, Men

Date15 August 2008
StatusOlympic
LocationGuojia Huiyi Zhongxin, Beijing Aolinpike Gongyuan, Beijing
Participants32 from 9 countries
FormatSingle-elimination tournament.

The French team of Jérôme Jeannet, his brother Fabrice Jeannet, who won the silver medal in the Individual event, and Ulrich Robeiri had little trouble extending their winning run of World and Olympic championships that started at the Athina Olympics. They disposed of Venezuela and Italy before defeating Poland by 45-29 in the final. The Jeannet brothers were also members of the victorious team in 2004. Fabrice ended his career after Beijing while elder brother Jérôme fenced on until 2010.

PosCompetitor(s)NOC
1FranceFRAGold
Fabrice JeannetJérôme JeannetUlrich Robeiri
2PolandPOLSilver
Robert AndrzejukTomasz MotykaAdam WierciochRadosław Zawrotniak
3ItalyITABronze
Diego ConfalonieriAlfredo RotaMatteo TagliariolStefano Carozzo
4People's Republic of ChinaCHN
Dong GuotaoLi GuojieWang LeiYin Lianchi
5HungaryHUN
Gábor BoczkóGéza ImreIván KovácsKrisztián Kulcsár
6VenezuelaVEN
Silvio Fernández BriceñoFrancisco LimardoRubén Limardo
7UkraineUKR
Dmytro ChumakMaksym KhvorostVitaliy MedvedievBohdan Nikishyn
8Republic of KoreaKOR
Jeong Jin-SeonKim Seung-GuKim Won-Jin
9South AfricaRSA
Given MadumaDario TorrenteMike Wood

Round One (15 August 2008 — 9:00)

Winner of each match advanced to quarter-finals.

Team Bout #1 CHN 45 – 28RSA

Quarter-Finals (15 August 2008 — 11:00)

Winner of each match advanced to semi-finals.

Team Bout #1 CHN 45 – 43HUN
Team Bout #2 POL 45 – 37UKR
Team Bout #3 ITA 45 – 37KOR
Team Bout #4 FRA 45 – 33VEN

Classification Round (15 August 2008 — 12:30)

Classification Team Bout #1 HUN 41 – 29UKR
Classification Team Bout #2 VEN 45 – 38KOR

Semi-Finals (15 August 2008 — 14:00)

Winner of each match advanced to final pool.

Team Bout #1 POL 45 – 44CHN
Team Bout #2 FRA 45 – 39ITA

Final Pool (15 August 2008)

Team Bout 1/2 FRA 45 – 29POL
Team Bout 3/4 ITA 45 – 35CHN
Team Bout 5/6 HUN 40 – 25VEN
Team Bout 7/8 UKR 41 – 39KOR