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Curtis sees of best of British to win Sabre Tournament

PUBLISHED: 08:18 19 November 2008 | UPDATED: 15:37 07 September 2010

CAMDEN Fencing club s Curtis Miller belied his age when he won the Whitgift Under-20 Sabre Tournament in South Croydon on Saturday. The 16-year-old cadet beat No. 3 ranked Jake Rowley to book his place in the final of the event that attracted nine of the

CAMDEN Fencing club's Curtis Miller belied his age when he won the Whitgift Under-20 Sabre Tournament in South Croydon on Saturday.

The 16-year-old cadet beat No. 3 ranked Jake Rowley to book his place in the final of the event that attracted nine of the top 10 ranked British juniors.

In the final Miller beat British No. 2 Alexander Crutchett 15-9.

Soji Aiyenuro, 15, made it through to the last eight before losing to Jake Rowley.

Gianfranco Artesi, 14, was 20th,. Fabio Aiyenuro 23rd and Eucalypta Bradley was 14th in the girls event.

Meanwhile 18 Camden sabreurs and 8 foilists qualified for the British Youth Championships at the London Championships at Mulberry School. Champions included Jack Horrix, Edward Horrix Under-12 sabre and Alex Hamilton-Holbrook.


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