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Prediction: AI is coming to sabre refereeing

I just came home from a sabre refereeing seminar, held by none other than Medhat El-Bakry, referee of the Men's sabre final in the 2016 Olympic games. As far as teaching sabre refereeing, it does not get better than that. He had prepared a very thorough seminar...

TV broadcasters, take note

I have been trying to get my thoughts together on my next big blog post, but I am experiencing writer's block at the moment. Maybe writing about something completely different will break that funk. Anyway, I am looking at big sabre bouts on YouTube every day now, and...

Great minds think alike!

Well, I will be darned! The following blog post is about sport, but not about fencing per se. Consider this your notice. UEFA, the governing body for association football in Europe, has decided to implement a competition format in which the poules are filled with...