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Roger DUCRET

French Roger DUCRET

born Roger François DUCRET

French fencer who competed at the 1920, 1924 and 1928 Olympics

Source :  Matthieu BOUVET

Born: on April 02, 1888 in Paris, France
Died: on January 08, 1962 in Beaumont-en-Véron, Indre-et-Loire, France


Biography

At the 1924 Summer Olympics he entered five events out of six and earned a gold or silver medal in each of them, winning individual medals in all three competitive fencing disciplines: épée, foil and sabre. During his times, only one fencer did better, the Italian – Nedo Nadi won five gold medals at the 1920 Summer Olympics.

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