Aron Szilagyi

  • London 2012 Fencing: Szilagyi downs Occhiuzzi July 30, 2012

    London: It proved a triumphant time for the underdog in the men's individual sabre on Sunday as Hungary's Aron Szilagyi won gold after his path to the podium cleared with the early exit of the German and Russian top seeds. Fifth seeded Szilagyi beat 14th seed Diego Occhiuzzi of Italy 15-8,...
  • Hungary's Szilagyi wins Olympic gold in saber July 30, 2012

    London: Aron Szilagyi of Hungary won the Olympic gold medal in the men's individual saber, beating Diego Occhiuzzi of Italy 15-8 after the top four seeds all stumbled out before the semifinals. It was the second medal at a major competition for the 22-year-old Szilagyi, who beat defending champion Man Zhong...