Marcus Mepstead reflects on "surreal" journey from Rio to Tokyo
The Hampstead 31-year-old faced some tough decisions after funding was withdrawn from the sport in the wake of the Rio Games.
Follow @sportsmole for the latest breaking news stories, and follow @sm_headlines to get every headline from Sports Mole
Marcus Mepstead reflects on "surreal" journey from Rio to TokyoThe Hampstead 31-year-old faced some tough decisions after funding was withdrawn from the sport in the wake of the Rio Games.
May 21, 16:56
Marcus Mepstead to represent Team GB as sole fencer in TokyoThe 31-year-old has battled to keep his fencing career alive since the sport lost funding in 2017.
May 21, 11:27
Seven sports fail in funding cut appealsBadminton is among seven sports to fail in their appeal against funding cuts from UK Sport for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic cycle.
Feb 20, 15:58
Result: Richard Kruse falls short of bronze in individual foilGreat Britain's Richard Kruse falls just short of winning his country's first medal of the Rio Olympics and first fencing medal for 52 years.
Aug 7, 22:40
Russia's fencing team cleared to take part in Rio Olympics amid doping scandalRussia's fencing team are reportedly cleared to compete at the Rio Olympics amid allegations of widespread doping.
Jul 27, 10:58
Italy fencer: 'Team foil loss to Great Britain disappointing'Fencer Alessio Foconi says that Italy are disappointed with their men's team foil final loss to Great Britain at the European Games.
Jun 28, 07:57
Richard Kruse: 'European Games gold perfect training for World Championships'Great Britain fencer Richard Kruse believes that the men's team foil gold at the European Games was perfect training for the World Championships next month.
Jun 28, 07:34
Result: Great Britain win men's team foil goldGreat Britain win the fencing men's team foil gold after beating Italy 45-41 at the European Games.
Jun 27, 18:11
Result: Ukraine win gold after defeating Italy in women's team sabre finalUkraine take fencing gold at the European Games after defeating Italy 45-43 in the women's team sabre final.
Jun 27, 17:00
Result: France take gold after defeating Russia in men's team epee finalFrance defeat Russia 45-32 to take gold in the men's team epee at the European Games in Baku.
Jun 27, 16:18
Result: Team GB book men's team foil final spotRichard Kruse completes a comeback victory against France to take Team GB to the men's fencing team foil final in Baku.
Jun 27, 08:48
Result: Great Britain's fencing team reach foil semi-finalsTeam GB advance to the men's fencing team foil semi-finals in Baku with a comprehensive win over Germany.
Jun 27, 07:11
Result: Russian Federation win maiden gold in fencingRussia win gold in fencing as they reign supreme in the women's team foil event in Baku.
Jun 26, 18:35
Result: Romania women win gold in team epeeRomania win gold in the women's team epee fencing event at the European Games in Baku by beating Estonia 31-25 in the final.
Jun 26, 17:26
Russian Federation epee team boss upset by bronze-medal performanceMaria Mazina admits to being "very sad" about Russian Federation's performance in the epee event at Baku 2015.
Jun 26, 14:23
Result: Angelika Wator wins gold in women's individual sabreAngelika Wator of Poland wins gold in the women's individual sabre after defeating Azerbaijan's Sevil Bunyatova 15-14.
Jun 25, 16:36
Result: Alessio Foconi wins gold in men's individual foilAlessio Foconi defeats Timur Arslanov of Russia 15-11 to take gold in the men's individual foil.
Jun 25, 16:24
Twins Sevil, Sevinc Bunyatova could face each other in fencing finalTwin sisters Sevil and Sevinc Bunyatova could end up facing each other in the women's individual sabre final at the European Games in Baku.
Jun 25, 13:22
Result: Team GB's Aliya Itzkowitz loses in round of 32Poland's Martyna Watora comes from five points down to eliminate Team GB's Aliya Itzkowitz in the round of 32 in the women's individual sabre at the European Games.
Jun 25, 11:46
Team GB's Richard Kruse expected to "fence badly"Team GB fencer Richard Kruse admits that he was using the European Games for training and expected to "fence badly" in Baku.
Jun 25, 10:37
Did you know...?