Ukraine's Olga Kharlan wins bronze medal in fencing

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Aug. 1, 2012, 10:57 p.m. | Sports — by Reuters

UNITED KINGDOM, London : Ukraine's Olga Kharlan celebrates her victory over US fencer Mariel Zagunis at the end of their Women's sabre bronze medal bout as part of the fencing event of London 2012 Olympic games, on August 1, 2012 at the ExCel centre in London. AFP PHOTO / ALBERTO PIZZOLI


 LONDON, Aug 1 (Reuters) - Ukraine's Olga Kharlan won the bronze medal in the women's fencing individual sabre on Wednesday. 

 Results Table Olga Kharlan (Ukraine) beat Mariel Zagunis (U.S.) 15-10

Here's the link to Kharlan's biography on the official London 2012 Olympics website.

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Ukraine would have zero medals if the women had followed the presidents advice and stayed in the can he explain that ?????

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