Susie Scanlan of St. Paul (left) reacts after scoring a point but was later defeated in her opening match in the London 2012 Olympic Games, falling to Ukraine's Olena Krybytska 15-13 at ExCeL South Arena 1 Monday morning.
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St. Paul fencer Scanlan loses opening match
- July 30, 2012 - 9:07 AM
Fencer Susie Scanlan of St. Paul lost her opening match, falling to Ukraine's Olena Krybytska 15-13 Monday morning in the epee competition.
They were tied at 8 going into the third period of the match.
The fencing competition at London is single elimination, so Scanlan has been eliminated from future competition.
Krybytska loat her second-round match.
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