Asian Games: Fencer Lim earns first medal for Team Singapore

Asian Games: Fencer Lim earns first medal for Team Singapore
Singapore's fencer Lim Wei Wen (extreme left) waves at the supporters during the athletes introduction before the semi-finals of the 17th Asian Games Incheon 2014 men's individual epee competition held at Goyang Gymnasium on Sep 20.

INCHEON - Fencer Lim Wei Wen clinched Singapore's first medal - a bronze - at the Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea, today.


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By Chia Han Keong, The Straits Times

This is the first-ever fencing medal for Singapore, and 18th-seeded Lim earned it via beating three higher-seeded fencers in the knockout rounds, including second-seeded Aleksandrov Roman from Uzbekistan.


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